Welcome to the North Eastern Community Hospital

COVID-19 precautionary measures at NECH, including the restriction on visitors to the Hospital and Aged Care, will be reinstated effective 6 August 2020.

The following COVID-19 precautionary rules apply to the Hospital and to Aged Care:


  • A Concierge Desk will be located at the Hospital main entrance from: 0700hrs to 1800hrs, Monday to Friday
    0800hrs to 1800hrs – Saturday
    1100hrs to 1800hrs – Sunday
  • All visitors will be restricted to two visitors at one time, per patient, per day. Patients to nominate visitors each day. Theatre and Gastroenterology patients can have one nominated support person who can drop off and pick up the patient from the Concierge Desk. For any extraordinary circumstances, please speak to the Ward Manager.
  • All visitors will be required to conduct a temperature check and information recording at the Concierge Desk.
  • Everyone is required to maintain social distancing of 1.5 metres.
  • If visitors appear unwell, they will be asked to leave the premises if considered to be a risk.


  • Visiting hours in the Aged Care Home are 1100-1300 and 1600-1800, 7 days per week.
  • Concierge for Payneham Wing is located in the Hospital main entrance.
  • Concierge for Campbell Wing is located in the Aged Care Reception.
  • All visitors entering Aged Care are required to continue temperature checks, information recording and proof receiving the 2020 influenza vaccine.
  • Everyone is required to maintain social distancing of 1.5 metres.
  • If visitors appear unwell, they will be asked to leave the premises if considered to be a risk.

The North Eastern Community Hospital understands that the arrival of your baby is one of the most memorable moments in your life and a very personal experience. We know how important the birth of your baby is and we will help guide you through the various stages of your pregnancy, childbirth and beyond.


North Eastern Community Hospital’s visiting specialists perform a wide range of treatments and surgical procedures, including in the areas of gynaecology, orthopaedics, gastroenterology, oral surgery, plastic surgery, sleep studies and general surgery. The hospital features two fully equipped operating theatres and two gastroenterology suites with the very latest in medical technology available.

Aged Care

The North Eastern Community Aged Care Home provides permanent and respite accommodation facilities for 84 residents. Residents are provided with an environment of comfort, dignity and security. They receive contemporary quality care in both the medical and nursing fields within the resources available.

Contact a Patient or Resident

Patients at the North Eastern Community hospital can be contacted by telephone or email.

News from the North East

Below are the three Latest Articles

  • A century of family history created at North Eastern Community Hospital

    Published: 14/08/2020   Category: Latest News

    A resident in North Eastern Community Hospital’s aged care home has received the best present of all shortly after her 100th birthday, with her new great-granddaughter born right next door in the hospital’s maternity ward. Elisa Severino turned 100 in April, however because of the COVID-19 restrictions in place at the time limiting visitors at… 
  • It’s a case of tenth time lucky in North Eastern’s maternity ward

    Published: 14/08/2020   Category: Latest News

    A 47-year-old woman who persevered through 10 rounds of IVF over nine years has given birth to her first child, a baby boy, at North Eastern Community Hospital. Trudy-Ann Cordina gave birth to her son Hunter Eli on 4 August, after falling pregnant on what was her and husband Anthony’s final attempt at IVF. Hunter… 
  • Food moulds trial for aged care a hit

    Published: 07/08/2020   Category: Latest News

    Last week we trialled food moulds for our aged care residents who require texture modified food, and they were an absolute hit!   After we cook the food it is pureed or minced and formed into realistic shapes using moulds and all natural, vegan setting agents. The result is a more authentic, pleasurable food experience… 

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Contact Details


580 Lower North East Road Campbelltown SA 5074

Phone: (08) 8366 8111
Fax: (08) 8365 1139
Email: exec@nech.com.au

Aged Care

Cnr Lennox Street & 580 Lower North East Road Campbelltown SA 5074

Phone: (08)8366 8111 Ext 338
Fax: (08) 8366 8260
Email: exec@nech.com.au

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