- Visiting hours are daily from 8.00am onwards
Lismore Base Hospital – Orthopaedic WardThe Orthopaedic Ward is currently a 30 bed acute ward servicing the Local Health District. The Orthopaedic Ward also accepts Medical overflow patients and other specialties, as required. The Orthopaedic Ward is serviced by 6 Orthopaedic Specialists who provide elective joint replacement surgery, trauma surgery and manage musculoskeletal injury. The Unit is managed by a Nursing Unit Manager and supported by suitably qualified nursing staff. The ward is well supported by allied health staff who provide physiotherapy, occupational therapy, social work and a clinical pharmacist.
- Patients are referred by Specialists for booked and elective admissions, and are arranged via the hospital bed manager
- The Orthopaedic Ward admits patients referred from the Emergency Department
- Patient are occasionally admitted via the fracture clinic or surrounding services
Location of Service
Orthopaedic Ward, Level 6, Lismore Base Hospital, Uralba Street, Lismore, 2480,