General Medicine

Our General Medical team provides 24-hour inpatient care for acutely unwell patients over 16 years of age following stabilisation in the Emergency Department.

These include patients with a range of medical conditions such as emphysema, diabetes, asthma, pneumonia and other infections and patients with palliative care needs.

The General Medical team provides care across the following wards in the health service:

Our team is comprised of dedicated medical and nursing staff and is supported by a multidisciplinary team of allied health professionals including:

The inpatient medical team works closely with the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit to ensure that patients receive the best possible care, in a timely manner.

Contact us

Acute Medical Unit
Phone: 9391 1071

Benson ward
Phone: 9391 2162

Canning ward
Phone: 9391 1055

Operating hours

24 hours