Gawler Health Service
For all emergencies phone 000
For all hospital enquiries:
Telephone: (08) 8521 2000
Fax: (08) 8521 2111
Benson Radiology: (08) 8525 7200
SA Pathology Service: (08) 8222 3000
21 Hutchinson Road Gawler East South Australia
PO Box 196 Gawler SA 5118
Gawler Health Service provides a comprehensive range of medical and surgical services to patients from Gawler and surrounding communities including the Lower North and Barossa Valley.
Patients may commence their stay at Gawler Health Service but finish their care at one of the neighbouring Hospitals with specialist medical or allied health input when required. All hospitals in the region work collaboratively to support the patient care needs.
Accident and emergency services
In a medical emergency phone 000 and await ambulance attendance
When you arrive at the Gawler Health Service accident and emergency service, you will be seen by a nurse to collect information and assess your illness or injury prior to seeing a doctor.
Mental health emergencies
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency you can present to the accident and emergency service at Gawler Health Service.
Alternatively, contact the Rural and Remote Mental Health Service on 13 14 65 for mental health counselling, support and information 24 hours, 7 days.
Visitors play an important part in any patient’s hospital stay, and visitors are welcome.
Any visitors who are in the hospital building outside of normal business hours may need to register at the admissions desk or with nursing/midwifery staff and receive a visitor identity badge.
For security reasons some doors may be locked anywhere from 5pm until 7am. Nursing/Midwifery staff will be able to assist you with after-hours visiting as required.
At the Gawler Health Service you can choose to be admitted as a Private Patient. Admission as a private patient has benefits for both you and the hospital.
For more information please visit attending hospital as a private patient.
Parking is available at the front of the hospital as well as additional parking in car parks 3 and 4. There is also disabled parking on site.
Gawler Health Service has full disability access. If you have special needs and are unsure, please contact reception who will assist you with your specific enquiry.