Welcome to the North Eastern Community Hospital

Your safety and the safety of our patients and residents is of the utmost importance.


A Self-Check Station is located at Main Reception and all visitors and staff are required to sign in or perform the QR phone scan.


Restrictions to visitors in the wards are as follows:
(i) Maternity – Two nominated support persons and any siblings of the infant;
(ii) Steele – Two nominated support persons;
(iii) Theatre/Gastro – One nominated support person only – must wait off premises or at main reception area downstairs while patient having procedure.

Physical distancing in hospital has been changed to 1 person per 2 square metres/1.5 metres.


The Emergency Management (Residential Aged Care Facilities) (COVID-19) Direction 2020 guide visitation in aged care homes in South Australia. Based on the current Direction, the following visiting requirements are in place:

Single Site Restrictions

1. To the extent reasonably possible, personal care workers must not provide personal care to residents at more than one aged care home
2. All employees, contractors and volunteers must notify the operator of the aged care home (as soon as possible) of any additional place of employment and any COVID-19 case identified at their additional place of employment.

Visitor restrictions

1. Visiting times: 11:00am-1:00pm and 4:00pm-6:00pm daily
2. Concierge screening of all visitors and contractors is in place
3. There will be no cap on the number of visitors per day during visiting times, however there can only be two visitors in a resident’s room at any time.
4. Visiting arrangements for residents undergoing end-of-life care/palliative care will be accommodated in consultation with the Clinical Manager.
5. Only those people who have received an influenza vaccination may visit after providing evidence of the same to aged care reception

External Outings/Gatherings

1. Residents are supported to attend external outings/social gatherings that comply with current COVID-19 physical distancing rules.
2. 48 hours notice is required using a request form available from aged care reception.


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

  • More surgeons and new facilities for North Eastern suburbs families

    Published: 04/02/2021   Category: Latest News

    The final piece of North Eastern Community Hospital’s $5.6 million redevelopment is now in place, with eight specialists last week moving into brand new consulting rooms in the hospital’s Payneham Wing. The consulting rooms are part of a major redevelopment at the Hospital designed by local architects Cheesman and constructed by Adelaide builder Mossop. Stage… 
  • Introducing the Orthopaedics SA surgeons consulting from our brand new rooms

    Published: 27/01/2021   Category: Latest News

    Introducing the Orthopaedics SA surgeons now consulting out of brand new rooms at North Eastern Community Hospital! Orthopaedic specialists Justin Webb, Saleem Hussenbocus, Meng Ling and Aman Sood will utilise state-of-the-art theatres and equipment and be assisted by our incredible staff of clinical managers and nurses. Call Orthopaedics SA on 8267 8267 to make an… 
  • New Orthopaedics SA rooms now open

    Published: 22/01/2021   Category: Latest News

    Orthopaedics SA’s new rooms at North Eastern Community Hospital are now open! Local patients suffering from orthopaedic conditions including sports injury, arthritis and bone cancer can receive expert orthopaedic care, close to home with convenient parking and access to onsite imaging. For an appointment at NECH ask your GP for a referral to see Dr… 

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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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