About Port Kembla Hospital
Port Kembla Hospital is a specialist referral hospital for Rehabilitation, Aged Care and Palliative Care which provides care to almost eight thousand patients every year.
The hospital was officially opened in 1965, and is an accredited health care facility with the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS), and is recognised as providing a high standard of care to the community.
Port Kembla provides a comprehensive range of inpatient, outpatient and community services as well as an occupational rehabilitation unit. Other services based at Port Kembla include a Sexual Health Clinic, Drug & Alcohol service, Illawarra Brain Injury Service (IBIS), Health Care Interpreter Service and the Hillview Childcare Service.
Port Kembla Hospital is closely affiliated with the University of Wollongong and TAFE, supporting all health related disciplines.