South Metropolitan Health Service hospital network

The South Metropolitan Health Service (SMHS) delivers quality, safe and effective hospital and health services within a catchment area stretching 5000 square kilometres across the southern half of Perth.

Fiona Stanley Hospital

Fiona Stanley Hospital in Murdoch is the major tertiary hospital in the south metropolitan area and offers comprehensive health care services to communities south of Perth and across the State.

It has 783 beds and offers a comprehensive range of services including:

  • general and specialist medical and surgical services
  • sub-acute services including rehabilitation and aged care 
  • comprehensive cancer services 
  • State Adult Burns unit
  • State Rehabilitation Service
  • State heart and lung transplant service
  • emergency and intensive care
  • mental health
  • maternity, paediatric and neonate.

Fiona Stanley Hospital also manages the Rottnest Island Nursing Post, which provides services to the island’s tourist population.

Visit the Fiona Stanley Hospital website (external site)

Fremantle Hospital and Health Service

Fremantle Hospital is a 300-bed specialist hospital focused on providing high-quality aged care mental health, secondary rehabilitation, planned surgery and specialist medica services. Services include:

  • aged care – geriatric and rehabilitation services
  • elective surgery
  • general medicine
  • inpatient and community mental health
  • general and ortho-geriatric rehabilitation.

Fremantle Hospital and Health Service website (external website)

Peel Health Campus

Peel Health Campus is a 140-bed public hospital and is managed in partnership with private provider Ramsay Health Care Ltd. It provides emergency, medical and surgical services including obstetrics, paediatrics, same day procedures, rehabilitation and aged care, renal dialysis, chemotherapy and palliative care.

Rockingham Peel Group

Comprising of two hospital campuses – Rockingham General Hospital (RGH) and Murray District Hospital (MDH) – Rockingham Peel Group (RkPG) provides 242-bed general hospital care. It offers a range of services including:

  • general and specialist medical and surgical„„
  • sub-acute services including rehabilitation and aged care„„
  • emergency and intensive care„
  • inpatient and community mental health
  • „„maternity and paediatric.

Murray District Hospital provides inpatient medical services as well as palliative care and allied health services.

In addition the group delivers community and mental health services across Peel, Rockingham and Kwinana.

Visit Rockingham General Hospital website (incorporating Murray District Hospital) (external site)