In an emergency, always call triple zero (000). It’s a free call from any phone, mobile or phone box.

For other urgent medical issues, go to an Emergency Department.

Our Emergency Departments are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:

The Ballina District Hospital has a seven-chair Dialysis Unit providing haemodialysis for people with end-stage renal failure who are not able to manage dialysis at home. Ballina District Hospital also has a two-chair Home Haemodialysis Training Unit. The Training Unit provides home haemodialysis training to residents. The Outpatient Renal Clinic is operated by a Staff Nephrologist from the Renal Unit.

Hours of Service: 7am to 10pm, Monday to Saturday.