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Mornington Island Rural Hospital

icon Mornington Island Rural Hospital is a Level 1 rural and remote hospital comprising 11 inpatient beds.
icon Health services available include 24-hour acute inpatient care, accident and emergency, general primary healthcare management, radiology, pharmacy and antenatal care up to 36 weeks gestation.
icon Outreach health services include women's health, dental, optometrist, gynaecologist, eye team, mental health as well as regular allied health services.
icon Mornington Island Community Health is staffed by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers and nurses. In partnership with hospital staff and other government agencies, they provide health assessment, chronic disease management as well as health education and promotion programs.
icon Mornington Island Health Council formed in late 2013 to formalise local representation and ownership of healthcare delivery.
icon Mornington provides 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.
icon Telehealth services link patients and staff with other facilities via video-conference and have seen real cost savings and demonstrated patient care benefits.


Lardyl Street
Mornington Island. Qld 4871


+61 7 4745 7209


+61 7 4745 7288

Office hours

0830 - 1700

Distance to main referring hospital

Mount Isa Hospital 700km

Hospital services

  • Accident & Emergency
  • Community Health
  • Primary Health Care

Allied health services

  • Oral Health
  • Pharmacy

Visiting specialist services

  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Psychiatry
  • RFDS (Child Health)
  • Women's Health
  • Mental Health
  • Oral Health
  • Hearing health

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Last updated: 12 September 2014