Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH)

Royal North Shore Hospital is a principle referral centre as well as a major trauma centre with 714 beds.

The statewide services provided by RNSH are severe burn injury, spinal cord injury, neonatal intensive care and interventional neuroradiology.

The Information Desk is located in RNSH main building foyer. The information desk is open every day and can assist with hospital information and to locate other services in the community eg Taxis.

View RNSH visitor map here                                                http://www.heartregistry.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/RNSH-Map.pdf

NSLHD have developed two resources for patients and carers coming to hospitals within the District:                                                                                              Coming into RNSH from Rural Areas Booklet - Locating amenities, accommodation, chemists, banks, transport and parking at RNSH  https://www.nslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/carer/Documents/NS12161-E%20Coming%20into%20RNSH%20from%20Rural%20Areas.pdf 

My Surgery Journey Booklet - Questions to ask, What to bring to hospital, What NOT to bring to hospital, a Checklist on Admission and a Checklist at Discharge. https://www.nslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/MySurgeryJourney/Documents/MySurgeryJourney.pdf

Local Health District

Northern Sydney Local Health District

Traditional Owners

Cammeraygal People

Opening Hours

Visiting hours 10am - 1pm and 3pm - 8pm.

Please note, all wards have a rest period between 1pm and 3pm daily. Visiting is not permitted at this time in the majority of wards.

Strict visiting conditions are not enforced in Paediatric Wards - parents are welcome any time.

ATMs

ATMs are located at the rear of the hopsital foyer, ask for directions at the Information Desk. 

Further banking services (Commonwealth, St George and ANZ ) are located on the Pacific Highway, St Leonards, a short walk from RNSH.

Public WiFi

RNSH has free Wi-Fi for patients and their guests.

NSW_Health_Guest_WiFi_RNSH and follow the prompts.

AddressReserve Road
St Leonards NSW 2065
Phone02 9926 7111
WebsiteVisit Website

Checklist

Patient/Carer Checklist

Support Contacts

Social Work Department02 9462 9477
Carer Support02 9462 9017
Chaplaincy9462 9724
Volunteer Service9462 9936
Aboriginal Liaison02 9462 9017. Monday - Friday 2116
Telehealth02 9462 9926
R.E.A.C.HCall 9 on the bedside phone to contact switchboard who will direct your call.
CALD TranslationMulticultural Health Communication Service: Ph 02 87535047 Fax 02 87535002
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