Resource Directory - Renal Unit
The Townsville Renal Service provides acute and chronic renal replacement therapy in a variety of settings, including acute in-centre, satellite and home-based haemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis to patients with renal failure. The renal unit staff also provide regular education and outreach services to community groups, other staff and family members involved in caring for people with renal failure within the Townsville Hospital and Health Service.
|The Townsville Hospital Acute Unit||First floor, Acute Block, beside cafeteria ( 17 chairs, three shifts per day).||Mon- Sat 6:30am-10:30pm|
Satellite Haemodialysis Unit - Townsville
|35-38 Gregory Street North Ward (11 chairs, two shifts per day)||Mon - Sat 7:30am-9.30:pm|
|Satellite Haemodialysis Unit - Home Hill||Home Hill Hospital (eight chairs, one shift Monday, Wednesday & Friday)||Mon - Sat 6:45am-3:15pm|
|Satellite Haemodialysis Unit - Palm Island||Joyce Palmer Medical Centre Palm Island (three chairs, two shifts - Monday, Wednesday & Friday.||Mon - Sat 7.30am-3.00pm|
|Satellite Haemodialysis Unit - Mount Isa||Mt Isa Hospital - (eight chairs, two shifts - Monday, Wednesday & Friday | one shift Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday)||Mon-Sat 7.30am-3.00pm|
|Home Therapies Unit - Townsville||35-38 Gregory Street North Ward (seven chairs, one shift per day). By appointment only**||Mon - Sat 7:00am-9:30pm|
|Chronic Kidney Disease Service||35-38 Gregory Street North Ward. By appointment only**||Mon - Fri 8:00am-4:30pm|
Referral procedure for Consultants
Public Appointments via Medical Clinics First Floor phone +61 7 4433 2513.
How to make an appointment
Please phone above numbers.
Must have GP referral within the last six months.
Contact Details for All Services
|Phone||+61 7 4433 2650 (The Townsville Hospital)|
|Facsimile||+61 7 4433 2651 (The Townsville Hospital)|
|Phone||+61 7 4433 9340 (North Ward)|
|Facsimile||+61 7 4433 9350 (North Ward)|
|Phone||+61 7 4744 4444 (Mount Isa Hospital) Ext 4820|
|Phone||+61 7 4752 5100 (Joyce Palmer Health Service)|
|Phone||+61 7 4790 5709 (Home Hill Hospital)|