Caring for the Health of the Community for Over 60 Years

Ph: (08) 8294 5555
Glenelg, South Australia

All Patients

What to bring:

  • Relevant x rays (if applicable)
  • Notes/ letters from your Doctor
  • Advice on medication
  • All current medication(s) which are to be brought in to the hospital in their original containers
  • Medicare card
  • Health Insurance Card
  • Pensioner Concession Card / Health Care Card (if applicable)
  • Veteran Affairs card  (if applicable)
  • Worker’s Compensation insurer details (if applicable)
  • Third party / Accident details (if applicable)
  • Mobility and hearing aids (if applicable) 

What not to bring:

  • Talcum powder (slip hazard for patients and staff)
  • Large amounts of money 
  • Jewellery  

On admission please advise staff of any electrical equipment you have brought into hospital. For safety all electrical equipment brought into the hospital requires testing by our maintenance staff. Glenelg Community Hospital will not accept responsibility for the loss or damage of personal property kept by patients.

Patient Information brochures are available online:

Consumer feedback is valued to ensure we provide high quality care. We would appreciate you completing the Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Glenelg Community Hospital is committed to providing quality, holistic healthcare services to its community.