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 eased effective Tuesday 30 June 2020.

The following Covid-19 precautionary measures apply to the Hospital and to Aged Care:

HOSPITAL:

  • All staff, Medical officers and visitors entering the hospital are no longer required to conduct temperature checks.
  • All staff, Medical officers and visitors are still required to disinfect their hands upon entry into the premises and hand sanitiser stations will remain at all entrances.
  • Everyone is still required to maintain social distancing.
  • The restrictions on visitors in the hospital only, will be lifted, however we ask everyone to follow the 1.5 m distancing rule. A maximum of four visitors per room, at a time is expected to allow for social distancing.
  • Volunteers will be able to return to full activities.
  • If visitors appear unwell, they may be asked to leave the premises if considered to be a risk.

AGED CARE:

  • All staff, Medical officers and visitors entering Aged Care are required to continue temperature checks, information recording and proof of flu vaccine.
  • All staff, Medical officers and visitors are still required to disinfect their hands upon entry into the premises and hand sanitiser stations will remain at all entrances.
  • Everyone is still required to maintain social distancing.
  • Volunteers will be able to return to full activities.
  • Concierge for Aged Care will be staffed during their visiting hours 1100-1300 and 1600-1800, 7 days a week. Concierge Services for Payneham Wing will be moved from the hospital main entrance to outside of the main doors to Payneham Wing. Maximum of 2 visitors per day.
  • If visitors appear unwell, they may be asked to leave the premises if considered to be a risk.
Maternity

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.

Hospital

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

  • Hospital visitor restrictions relaxed from 1 June 2020

    Published: 01/06/2020   Category: Latest News

    From today 1 June 2020 NECH is relaxing visitor numbers from one to two nominated support people, per patient per day, including for maternity. Aged Care visitor restrictions are unchanged with one nominated person at a time and up to two visitors per day between the hours of 11am-1pm and 4pm-6pm. Each visitor will be… 
  • Campbelltown Rotary donates $6k for aged care memory support garden

    Published: 28/05/2020   Category: Latest News

    Benny Bosman from Campbelltown Rotary has presented a cheque for $6000 to NECH Chairman John Capaldo (in a socially distanced way of course!) to go towards building a memory support garden for North Eastern’s Aged Care Home. The money was raised through last year’s NECH Gala Ball, which was hosted by Campbelltown Rotary. NECH would… 
  • North Eastern offering free accommodation to country patients

    Published: 18/05/2020   Category: Latest News

    North Eastern Community Hospital has decided to roll out the red carpet to country patients, by offering free accommodation to those receiving treatment from any of their specialists. The offer means that country families referred to visiting NECH specialists for surgery or to have a baby will be able to stay free of charge in… 

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Contact Details

Hospital

Address:
580 Lower North East Road Campbelltown SA 5074

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

Aged Care

Address:
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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