BAYSIDE COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

Sydney Hospital

Phone: 02 9382 7111

Fax: 02 9382 7515

Location: 8 Macquarie St, Sydney NSW 2000

Mail: GPO Box 1614, Sydney NSW 2001

Web: www.seslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/SHSEH/

Description: The Sydney Hospital Emergency Department is a 24 hour emergency service, which is utilised primarily by workers and residents in the CBD, tourists, and the homeless. Sydney Eye Hospital State-wide Tertiary Referral and Professorial Unit performs more than half of the more complex public eye surgery in NSW, including corneal grafting, retinal surgery and ocular plastic surgery. It is Australia's largest program for training ophthalmologists. Sydney Hospital Hand Unit is a tertiary referral centre for the treatment of hand trauma, abnormalities and diseases of the hand. The hospital also has a Sexual Health Unit and Drug and Alcohol Unit.

Hours: Emergency Service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Emergency Eye Hospital 8am-10pm.

Fees: Medicare

Contact: Emergency Department Ph: 02 9382 7008, Fax 02 9382 7010 - Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Level 2 and 3, Nightingale Building, Sydney Hospital and Sydney Eye Hospital Ph: 02 9382 7440, Fax: 02 9382 7475

Transport: All forms of public transport with 2 railway stations within 100m and multiple bus routes. Also within short walking distance from Circular Quay.

Disability Access: Yes

Area Served: Sydney Metro

Languages (other than English): Telephone Interpreter Service Ph: 13 20 50

Keywords: Optometry and Ophthalmology; Public Hospitals; Sexual Health Services; Drug and Alcohol Information; Hospital Accident and Emergency; People with a Disability; Broad Community

Parent Organisation: South Eastern Sydney & Illawarra Area Health Service

© IDEAS [34085] Last Full Review: 14Dec16

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