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
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 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.
RNSH has free Wi-Fi for patients and their guests.
NSW_Health_Guest_WiFi_RNSH and follow the prompts.
St Leonards NSW 2065
|Phone||02 9926 7111|
|Social Work Department||02 9462 9477|
|Carer Support||02 9462 9017|
|Volunteer Service||9462 9936|
|Aboriginal Liaison||02 9462 9017. Monday - Friday 2116|
|Telehealth||02 9462 9926|
|R.E.A.C.H||Call 9 on the bedside phone to contact switchboard who will direct your call.|
|CALD Translation||Multicultural Health Communication Service: Ph 02 87535047 Fax 02 87535002|