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Emergency Information

Emergency Departments are very busy places and in winter our staff see many more patients than usual, so remember to leave the emergency department for emergencies because if it’s not an emergency your GP is the best person to deliver your healthcare.

The following hospitals in Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District have a 24 hour Emergency Service
Hospital Telephone Street Address

Blue Mountains Hospital

The Emergency Department at Blue Mountains Hospital is fully staffed 24/7 and is the best place for Blue Mountains residents to attend if they require emergency care.

Emergency Department Information page

Main Hospital:
(02) 4784 6500

Emergency:
(02) 4784 6534

Cnr Woodlands Road and Great Western Highway, Katoomba

Hawkesbury Hospital

Hawkesbury Hospital’s Emergency Department is fully staffed 24/7 and is the best place for Hawkesbury residents to attend if they need emergency care. 

Main Hospital:
(02) 4560 5555

Emergency:
(02) 4560 5508

Cnr Macquarie and Day streets, Windsor

 

Lithgow Hospital

Lithgow Hospital’s Emergency Department is fully staffed 24/7 and is the best place for Lithgow LGA residents to attend if they need emergency care. 

Emergency Department Information page

Main hospital & Emergency:
(02) 6350 2339

Col Drewe Drive, Lithgow

Nepean Hospital

Nepean Hospital’s Emergency Department is fully staffed 24/7 and is the best place for Penrith LGA residents to attend if they need emergency care. 

Emergency Department Information page

Main hospital:
(02) 4734 2000

Emergency:
(02) 4734 1880

Cnr Parker & Derby Streets, Kingswood
(near Penrith)

 

In case of fire, medical or police emergency, dial 000

Other Useful Numbers and Websites

Health Direct 

You can call HealthDirect 24/7 for health advice on 1800 022 222 or see their website www.healthdirect.gov.au

Alcohol and Drug Information Service Sydney
(02) 9361 8000 or 1800 422 599 (for country callers)

DoCS Helpline
132 111

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Helpline (LifeLine)
1800 200 526

Health Care Interpreter Service, Western Sydney Local Health District
(02) 9912 3800 (24 hours)

Kidshelpline
1800 551 800

Lifeline
131 114

Mental health 24-hour contacts

NSW Poisons Information Centre
131 126

NSW Rape Crisis Centre
(02) 9819 7357 or 24/7 Counselling 1800 424 017

Public Health Units

State Mental Health Line
1800 011 511 (24 hours)

Surgery Access Line
1800 053 456


 

 

 

 

Tuesday, 23 June 2015 2:19:07 PM