Hawker Memorial Hospital
For all emergencies phone 000
For all hospital enquiries:
Telephone: (08) 8648 4007
Fax: (08) 8648 4169
9 Druid Range Drive, Hawker, South Australia
PO Box 6 Hawker SA 5434
The Hawker Memorial Hospital provides medical and surgical hospital services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children and aged care beds. Medical and surgical services and a range of allied health services are provided by visiting practitioners.
Patients may commence their stay at Hawker 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.
In a medical emergency phone 000 and await ambulance attendance
When you arrive at the Hawker Memorial Hospital 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.
In a medical emergency, it is important that you do not ‘self-present’ to hospital. SA Ambulance Service emergency medical dispatch support officers can provide advanced first-aid advice over the phone while an ambulance is on its way to you.
Mental health emergencies
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, you can present to the accident and emergency service at the Hawker 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.
Visitors play an important part in any patient’s hospital stay, and visitors are welcome.
Any visitors who are required to be in the hospital should speak to the nursing staff prior to their visit.
Parking is available on site. There is also disabled parking on site.
The Hawker 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.