​Wee Waa Hospital detailed services

Imaging services

Specialty​Sub-Specialties​Procedures​Availability
​Mobile CR X-ray - remote radiographer​Adult, Paediatrics​Basic X-ray​On Call Service
​Mobile CR X-ray - visiting services​Adult, Paediatrics​Basic X-ray​Wednesdays 9am-12pm

 

Paediatrics

Specialty​Sub-Specialties​Procedures​Availability
​Paediatrics​General Medicine​Low Risk Paediatric admission​24/7

 

Emergency

Specialty​Sub-Specialties​Procedures​Availability
​EmergencyCritical / Acute CareAll emergency presentations for management, stabilisation and / or transfer to definitive care​24/7

 

Pathology

Specialty​Sub-Specialties​Procedures​Availability
​ PathologyInpatient / Emergency PathologyBlood and diagnostic specimen collecting servicesMonday to Friday ( Inpatients only) urgent bloods as required
​On site Point of Care Services​24/7

 

Community Health

Specialty​Sub-Specialties​Procedures​Availability
​ Community NursingWound Management, Continence Care, Chronic Disease support, Medication Support, Palliative Care, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Basic Footcare Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm
​Child, Youth and Family Health Services​Provision of psychosocial, physical and emotional support to families and children. Health Promotion and community immunisation programs. Ante natal and Post Natal support and care. Breast feeding Support​Monday to Thursday 8am - 5pm
​Audiometry​Provision of hearing assessment and advice on hearing protection​Monday to Thursday 8am - 5pm
​Visiting​Womens Health Clinic​once a month via appointment
​Podiatry - private service​by appointment

​Mental Health Services

 

​Via appointment when required
​ACAT Aged Care Assessment Team​Via appointment when required
​Palliative Care​Via appointment when required
​Dietitian​Via appointment when required
​Speech Pathology​Via appointment when required
​Drug and Alcohol Counsellor​Via appointment when required
​Occupational Therapy​Via appointment when required
​Antenatal clinic​fortnightly via appointment
​Aboriginal Midwives Antenatal Service​fortnightly via appointment
​Outreach Community Health ​Gwabegar​every Wednesday home visits
​Pilliga​every Friday home visits
​Burren Junction​every Monday 10am - 12pm
​Outreach Child & Family Health​Gwabegar​monthly as arranged
​​Pilliga​​monthly as arranged
​Burren Junction​​monthly as arranged

 

Inpatients Services

Specialty​Sub-Specialties​Procedures​Availability
​ Inpatients
  • Post Surgical
  • Maintenance Care
  • Slow Stream Rehabilitation
  • Palliative Care
  • Acute Medical
  • Mental Health
Procedures reflective of a Level D1 Community Hospital Service where care is managed by Medical Practitioner. Patient not requiring advanced definitive care, and access is available to either visiting or telehealth allied health and / or specialist teams.24 hours 7 days
​Respite Services​Procedures reflective of a Level D1 Community Hospital Service where care is managed by Medical Practitioner. Patient not requiring advanced definitive care, and access is available to either visiting or telehealth allied health and / or specialist teams.​Available only with prior booking