Services at our hospital
Services provided by Karoonda and District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital include accident and emeregency, general medical care and aged care.
For all emergencies phone 000
Karoonda and District Soldiers' Memorial Hospital provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to outpatients and aged care beds.
Patients may commence their stay at Karoonda and District Soldiers’ Memorial 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 Rivlerland Mallee Coorong LHN response to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)
In a medical emergency phone 000 and await ambulance attendance
The Karoonda and Districts Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital temporarily closed at 6:00pm on Wednesday 1 April 2020 to decrease the risk of COVID-19 transmission to our aged care residents.
Always call Triple Zero in an emergency. Your nearest operating Emergency Department is at Murray Bridge Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital at 96 Swanport Road in Murray Bridge.
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency you can present to the accident and emergency service at Karoonda and District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital.
Alternatively, contact the Rural and Remote Mental Health Service on 13 14 65 for mental health counselling, support and information 24 hours, 7 days.
Parking is available on site, entering from Stokes Road at the front of the hospital. There is also disabled parking available.
Karoonda and District Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital has full disability access. If you have special needs and are unsure, please contact reception who will assist you with your specific enquiry.