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 3,300 square kilometres across the southern half of Perth.

Fiona Stanley Hospital

Photograph of the exterior of a Fiona Stanley Hospital building

Fiona Stanley Hospital is the major tertiary hospital in the south metropolitan area and offers comprehensive health care services. It has 783 beds and offers:

  • 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 neonatal services.

Read more about Fiona Stanley Hospital (external site)

Fremantle Hospital

A sign for Fremantle Hospital in the foreground with a hospital building in the background.

Providing specialist hospital services, Fremantle Hospital plays a vital role in supporting the tertiary services of Fiona Stanley Hospital and in the ongoing delivery of services to patients within the south metropolitan catchment. It offers a range of services including mental health, aged care, and elective surgical services in the following specialties:
  • general surgery
  • orthopaedics
  • plastic surgery, specifically hands
  • ear, nose and throat (ENT)
  • gynaecological
  • dental and maxillo-facial
  • endoscopy
  • ophthalmology. 

Find out more about Fremantle Hospital (external site)

Peel Health Campus

Peel Health Campus (PHC) is a public and private hospital managed in partnership with private provider, Ramsay Health Care Australia Pty Ltd. PHC provides a full suite of general hospital services, including a 24-hour emergency department, medical and surgical services, maternity, aged care, rehabilitation, and oncology services.

Rockingham Peel Group

Main entrance to Rockingham General Hospital

Rockingham Peel Group comprises:

  • Rockingham General Hospital
  • Murray District Hospital
  • Mandurah Community Health Centre
  • Kwinana Community Health
  • Rockingham Community Mental Health Service
  • Peel Community Mental Health Service.

As a general hospital with an emergency department, it supports the following inpatient services:

  • acute and general medicine
  • geriatric medicine
  • palliative care
  • paediatrics
  • obstetric and neonatal services
  • surgical including ear, nose and throat, gastroenterology, general, gynaecology, orthopaedic, urology, plastics and paediatric (general)
  • intensive care
  • psychiatry (adult and older adult), including electroconvulsive therapy.
Located in Pinjarra, Murray District Hospital provides mainly aged care beds. Medical care is provided by medical staff from Rockingham General Hospital and local GPs credentialed with admitting rights. Support services delivered at the hospital include medical imaging and allied health.

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