For information about COVID-19 and related services visit:
- SA Health’s Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
- Elizabeth COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic (Playford Civic Centre)
- Lyell McEwin Hospital COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Testing Clinic
In order to slow the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) visitor limits have been put in place, please see our visitor information for more details.
The Lyell McEwin Hospital is a major tertiary hospital located in Adelaide, South Australia that provides medical, surgical, diagnostic, emergency and support services to a population of more than 400,000 people living primarily in Adelaide's north and north eastern suburbs.
Opening as a small country hospital in 1959, LMH is today recognised as a leading teaching institution for health care professionals. It works closely with the Muna Paiendi Aboriginal Community Health Centre, located on site.
Lyell McEwin Hospital is a major hospital for emergency, complex and multi day surgery, as well as providing day surgery and other procedures.
$58million is being invested in the Lyell McEwin Hospital to expand and revitalise the emergency department (ED) and build an 8-bed Mental Health Short Stay Unit (MHSS).
Opening as a small country hospital in 1959, Lyell McEwin Hospital is today the premier hospital of the northern metropolitan area
Patient and visitor information
Advice for persons being admitted, visiting, or preparing to leaving the Lyell McEwin Hospital
Services at LMH
Lyell McEwin Hospital (LMH) services: 24 hour Emergency, cardiology, orthopaedics, respiratory, stroke/neurology, general medicine, surgery & more
Lyell McEwin Hospital has a long history of volunteering and is supported by the LMH Foundation which encourages research and staff education