Healthy living

Having a baby in the Goldfields

Kalgoorlie Hospital

Kalgoorlie Hospital provides care for low and medium risk pregnancies and births.

Facilities

Facilities at Kalgoorlie hospital include:

  • 4 delivery suites
  • 18 obstetric beds

Services and features

The services and features available at the hospital include:

  • primary care by consultant obstetrician (private)
  • primary care by public obstetrician (locum service)
  • primary care by GP obstetrician
  • GP shared-care
  • midwifery clinic
  • diabetes clinic
  • emergency and elective caesarean section
  • vaginal birth after caesarean section
  • 24-hour epidural service
  • lactation clinic
  • ultrasound
  • dietitian
  • physiotherapy.

Contact

Kalgoorlie Hospital
Phone: 9080 5811
Address: 68 Piccadilly Street, Kalgoorlie WA 6430

Esperance Hospital

Esperance Hospital provides care for low and medium risk pregnancies and births.

Facilities

Facilities at Esperance Hospital include:

  • 2 delivery suites
  • 8 obstetric beds.

Services and features

Services and features at the hospital include:

  • primary care by GP obstetrician
  • GP shared-care
  • caesarean section
  • 24-hour epidural service
  • early discharge program
  • visiting midwifery service
  • level 1 neonatal nursery
  • ultrasound
  • pathology
  • diabetes education
  • physiotherapy
  • parent education classes
  • child health nurse
  • mental health services
  • social work services
  • Aboriginal health worker.

Contact

Esperance Hospital
Phone: 9071 0888
Address: Hicks Street, Esperance WA 6450
Acknowledgements

Women and Newborn Health Service


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