Clinical services at South Metropolitan Health Service

We’ve reviewed our health services so patients receive the highest quality, seamless and coordinated care possible.Our network of hospitals and community-based health services work closely with our community partners including GPs, local government and population health services to enhance the recovery and rehabilitation outcomes of our patients and clients.

The South Metropolitan Health Service (SMHS) is well positioned to meet the growing health care needs of people living and working in Perth’s southern suburbs and across the State.

Fiona Stanley Hospital emergency department staff and staff from St John Ambulance stand under a sign that reads' Emergency - Adults.

We offer care to adults and children across a range of clinical services:

  • medical
  • surgical
  • emergency
  • rehabilitation and aged care
  • coronary care
  • cancer care
  • intensive and high dependency care
  • mental health
  • paediatric
  • A young female nurse treats a young boy in the emergency department

  • obstetric and neonatal
  • primary and population health.
We are also home to several statewide services including:
  • adult burns
  • hyperbaric
  • rehabilitation
  • heart and lung transplant.

Our network of hospitals and community-based health services work closely with our community partners including GPs, local government and population health services to enhance the recovery and rehabilitation outcomes of our patients and clients.

We have a strong focus on improving the health of Aboriginal people and providing access to culturally appropriate health care.