Swan Hill District Health has two fully equipped operating rooms, post anaesthetic care and a central sterilising supply department (CSSD). The Theatre suite carries out approximately 2500 procedures per year.
Visiting specialists from Mildura and Melbourne provide services on a regular basis. Service provision includes General Surgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic, Obstetric and Gynaecology, Ear Nose and Throat, Urology, Dental and facio-maxillary.
Operating sessions are scheduled Monday to Friday with on call staff being available for after hours emergency work. A surgical pre-admissions service is available three days a week. A surgical resident visits from St Vincents Hospital on a three monthly rotation system.
The CSSD process reusable sterile stock not only throughout the hospital, but also to the Swan Hill Medical Group, Alcheringa, Balranald, Manangatang and Sea Lake Hospitals.
Phone: 03 5033 9262