Emergency Department

Grafton Base Hospital – Emergency Department

The Emergency Department provides a 24 hour service, 7 days a week. The department provides Emergency care for all presentations. After consultation in the Emergency Department, the patient will be either discharged, admitted to Grafton Hospital or transferred to a larger facility for management.

  • 24 hours, 7 days a week
  • The Emergency Department provides a service to all members of the general public
  • Presentations by ambulance or self presentation
  • Emergency Care is care provision for urgent or life threatening conditions that cannot be managed by a local general practitioner
  • Patients are seen based on the Australasian Triage Scale which prioritises clinical management. It is important to understand that accessing the ED for non-urgent care is not the best care model for primary health care needs
(02) 6641 8332 (02) 6640 2251

Location of Service

Emergency Department, Grafton District Hospital, Arthur Street, Grafton, 2460