District Health Service
Muswellbrook District Health Service is a 46-bed facility which provides acute care, emergency care and maternity services for the people of the Upper Hunter district. Other services include surgical, paediatric, chemotherapy, and renal dialysis. The health service includes a Community Health Centre which provides primary health care as well as an extensive range of allied health services.
Visiting specialists include a respiratory physician, paediatrician and cardiologist. X-ray facilities are available however, if high technology imaging such as CAT scans are required patients are referred to Maitland.
The Upper Hunter Community Health Service is based in Muswellbrook and provides a range of community nursing, allied health services and visiting specialist services to the four Upper Hunter local government areas of Muswellbrook, Scone, Merriwa and Murrurundi.
Visiting Hours: 10am to 1pm then 3pm to 8pm. Visitors are welcome to spend time with family members or friends, however, please be aware of rest times on the first floor (1pm to 3pm) and maternity (12.30pm to 2.30pm).