Overview


The Birdsville Primary Health Centre is a nurse-led emergency care and primary health service. There are an estimated 90 people living in the Birdsville service catchment area and tens of thousands of visiting tourists each year. The centre is located 700 kilometres by road from Longreach Hospital.

  • Central West Health commenced operating the clinic on 1 July 2014 and welcomed new staff.
  • Birdsville PHC receives fortnightly RFDS (Royal Flying Doctor Service) medical clinics and regular visiting specialist and allied health clinics.
  • The clinic has recently received upgraded ICT equipment, emergency trolleys and a vaccine fridge.

Address

Physical Address: 22 Adelaide Street, Birdsville QLD 4482
Postal Address: 22 Adelaide Street, Birdsville QLD 4482

Phone

+61 7 4656 3245

Fax

+61 7 4656 4999

E-Mail

Birdsville.PrimaryHealthCentre

Office Hours

9:00am – 12:00pm
2:00pm – 4:00pm

Distance to Main Referring Hospitals


  • Mount Isa Hospital 700km
  • Charleville Hospital 900km
  • The Royal Adelaide Hospital 1200km
  • The Royal Brisbane Hospital 1600km

Services


  • 24 hour Accident & Emergency services, including retrievals (QAS ambulance).
  • Fortnightly RFDS (Royal Flying Doctor Service) medical clinics.
  • Regular visiting medical, community, allied and mental health services.
  • Local nursing and primary healthcare.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2016 @ 2:47 pm