Your Rights and Responsibilities (English)
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Your right to information, to decide about your care, to consent to treatment, to receive appropriate care and for confidentiality
For all emergencies phone 000
Roxby Downs Health Service is part of the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network. Our health service is situated approximately 250kms north of Port Augusta. We have an accident and emergency service and general medical services as well as regular visits by a range of providers of health services.
Due to COVID-19, changes to services, visiting hours and visitor access now apply.
For information on the COVID-19 drive-through testing site go to the Roxby Downs Hospital COVID-19 drive-through testing site page. For general information on COVID-19 see:
This is a 24-hour service. When you arrive at accident and emergency, department you will be seen by the duty nurse to collect information and assess your illness or injury with an call doctor available.
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.
There is limited parking onsite.
The building is wheelchair accessible and there are toilets for people with disability. Please ask at reception.
We value feedback from patients and take your concerns, suggestions and complaints seriously. Please use the Consumer Feedback form to provide your feedback.