Services at our hospital
Services at Kapunda Hospital include accident and emergency, general medical and surgical care, maternity and aged care
For all emergencies phone 000
Postal address: PO Box 346 Kapunda SA 5373
Kapunda Hospital provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to specialist surgical, obstetrics, outpatients and aged care beds.
Patients may commence their stay at Kapunda Hospital but finish their care at one of the neighbouring hospitals with specialist medical or allied health input when required. All hospitals in the area work collaboratively to support the patient care needs of the region.
Due to COVID-19, changes to services, visiting hours and visitor access now apply.
For more information see Barossa Hills Fleurieu LHN response to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
The Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network has temporarily closed some of its accident and emergency services, where they are co-located with aged care facilities, to decrease the risk of transmission of COVID-19 and protect aged care residents in the Barossa Hills Fleurieu region.
The temporary closure will applies to accident and emergency services at Kapunda Hospital.
Kapunda Hospital will continue its obstetrics service and urgent elective surgery, with strict pre-screening in place for patients prior to arrival.
Services to the people living in the aged care facility are continuing as planned and in accordance with the advice given by the Commonwealth Department of Health. General practitioners can continue to attend patients in the hospital and aged care residents, as required.
Members of the public requiring non-emergency medical attention should go to their local GP, dentist or pharmacy according to their presenting condition.
In an absolute medical emergency, call 000.
In a mental health emergency, call 13 14 65.
BHFLHN has applied restricted access to all of our acute and residential aged care facilities. Public access to the facilities are no longer open to all.
Patient and resident visitors:
Visitors are not permitted if they have:
visit Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network response to COVID-19 or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BHFLHN/
visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019 or follow SA Health on Facebook at www.facebook.com/sahealth
visit the Australian Government website at www.australia.gov.au or telephone the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080
Parking is available on site entering from Nash Street at the front of the hospital There is also disabled parking on site.
Kapunda Hospital has full disability access. If you have special needs and are unsure, please contact reception who will assist you with your specific enquiry.