||Telehealth services are available for linking with other facilities via video-conference for patients.
||The Kilcoy Hospital has improved access to maternity and child health through the introduction of outreach services.
||Improved access to X-ray services have been achieved by increasing qualified staff.
||The Kilcoy Hospital can provide financial assistance through the Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme to eligible patients who need to travel to other health services for procedures and tests not available locally.
||The Kilcoy community has:
- better access to mental health outreach services through referrals
- increased access to diabetes, antenatal and parenting education and support through regular promotional and education programs with local council and non-government organisations.
- improved availability of services, such as speech therapy and dietetics through a central referral system.
||The Kilcoy Hospital provides physiotherapy three times a week, with outpatient services available.
- Physical Address: Kilcoy Hospital, Brown Street, Kilcoy Qld 4515
- Postal Address: PO Box 39, Kilcoy Qld 4515
- Phone: +61 7 5422 4411
- Fax: +61 7 5422 4445
Distance to main referring hospital(s)
- The Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital 94km
The Kilcoy Hospital is a 21 bed facility which provides the following health services:
- Accident and Emergency Services (24 hours)
- Acute General Medical Care
- Slow stream Rehabilitation only
- uncomplicated oncology
- Palliative care
- Obstetrics (post natal care only)
- Ante natal care - shared care
- Limited X-ray available on site by Nurse Operators
Allied health services
- Physiotherapy for in-patients and out patients,
- Occupational Therapy and Social Worker for inpatients only.
- Dietician and Speech Pathology on referral.
Capital works or recent improvements
- Ward refurbishments and installation of new automatic doors
- Upgrade of surveillance cameras
- Upgrade of telehealth services and equipment including live dial up to Queensland Retrieval Services
- Addition of a new emergency generator (large capacity).