Calvary Mater Hospital, Newcastle
Calvary Mater Newcastle public hospital in Waratah, NSW, is the major cancer care centre for the Hunter New England Local Health District, delivering more than 320,000 occasions of outpatient services and in excess of 16,000 inpatient treatments per year.
Calvary Mater Newcastle provides an Emergency Department open 24 hours seven days a week, an Intensive Care Unit, extensive Palliative Care services including the Mercy Hospice.
Hunter New England Local Health District’s Mental Health facility and Breastscreen NSW are also located on the Mater campus.
You can view the Calvary Mater Hospital floor plan here https://www.calvarycare.org.au/public-hospital-mater-newcastle/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2018/04/matermap_v2018.pdf
Local Health District
Hunter New England Local Health District
Open 24 hours per day seven days per week.
Visiting periods for most wards are 11am to 1pm and from 3pm to 7pm. Special arrangements are in place for patients who are approaching the end of their life. Please call the nurse in charge of the unit/ward you are visiting prior to your arrival.
There is a Westpac ATM located opposite the Information Desk in the main reception area. This machine accepts most commonly used cards.
There is free public Wi-Fi in the Medical Centre and Radiation Oncology waiting rooms.
|Address|| Platt Street|
Waratah NSW 2298
|Phone||(02) 4921 1211|
|Social Work Department||02 4921 1211|
|Carer Support||02 4921 1211|
|Chaplaincy||02 4014 4657|
|Volunteer Service||02 4921 1211|
|Aboriginal Liaison||02 4985 0288|
|Telehealth||02 4921 1211|
|R.E.A.C.H||11666 to phone switch for an emergency response|
|CALD Translation||131 450 National Free Interpeting Service|