Caloundra Health Service
|Caloundra Health Service is the location of the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service's Ophthalmology Services. Demand for this service continues to grow and resources allocated are being increased with a second full-time ophthalmologist recruited and due to commence in 2014.|
|Caloundra Health Service is the site of a modern renal dialysis service which includes capacity for patients to independently dialyse. Having this service located within the Caloundra community ensure easy access for local residents requiring such a service.|
|The Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service purpose built inpatient palliative care service is located at Caloundra Hospital. This facility known as 'Dove Cottage' has a close link with the Caloundra community and benefit from ongoing funding from the Caloundra Hospital Auxiliary.|
|Rehabilitation Services are another aspect of the care provided at Caloundra.|
Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service website includes patient and visitor information
+61 7 5436 8500
+61 7 5491 7540
8.00am - 4.30pm
Distance to main referring hospital
Nambour Hospital 40km
Clinical Decision Unit/Short Stay, Emergency Department, Endoscopy, General Orthopaedics, Medical Imaging, Medical / Surgical Ward, Operating Theatres, Ophthalmology, Palliative Care Unit, Pathology, Pharmacy, Rehabilitation Unit, Renal Dialysis.
Specialist Outpatient Services
Antenatal, Fracture, Gynaecology, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Geriatrics, Neurology, Ophthalmology and Paediatrics.
Allied Health Services
Dietetics and Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Social Work, Speech Pathology.
Community Health Services
Community Child Health Service.
Oral Health Services
Emergency and General Dental Care, Orthodontics (children).
Capital works or recent improvements
Redevelopment works are currently underway to expand the Emergency Department. Redevelopment works are anticipated to be completed in late 2012.