Medical & Health
Canberra boasts some of the nation’s highest-quality health care services and facilities including:
Canberra Hospital – the ACT’s major public hospital, providing specialist and acute care to more than 500,000 people. It’s also a tertiary level health facility and a teaching hospital of the Australian National University (ANU) Medical School.
Calvary Public Hospital – features contemporary team-based care, cutting edge technology and a 250-bed public general hospital.
- Calvary Private Hospital
- Calvary John James Hospital
- National Capital Private Hospital
Community-based health services
Walk-in Centre. Now in two locations - Belconnen and Tuggeranong - this award winning Nurse-led service provides fast, free one-off advice and treatment for people with minor illness and injury from 7:30am - 10pm every day of the year.
QEII Family Centre. A publicly funded residential program for families with young children experiencing difficulties during the postnatal and early childhood stages.
Healthdirect. A free telephone and Internet health service that allows you to speak to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, seven days a week.