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 (FSH) 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
  • subacute 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.

Visit the Fiona Stanley Hospital website (external site)

Fremantle Hospital and Health Service

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

As a 300-bed specialist hospital, Fremantle Hospital is important in supporting Fiona Stanley Hospital, as the tertiary centre, and for the ongoing delivery of services to patients within the South Metropolitan Health Service catchment (external PDF 2MB)

We offer 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
  • gynaecological
  • dental and maxillo-facial
  • endoscopy
  • ophthalmology. 

Find out more on the Fremantle Hospital and Health Service website (external website)

Peel Health Campus

Peel Health Campus (PHC) is a 193-bed public and private hospital of which 140 public beds are 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

Services at Rockingham Peel Group (RkPG) comprise:

  • Rockingham General Hospital (RGH) and Murray District Hospital (MDH) – a combined total of 242 beds
  • Mandurah Community Health Centre
  • Kwinana Community Health
  • Rockingham Community Mental Health Service
  • Peel Community Mental Health Service.

RGH is a general hospital with an emergency department (ED) and 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 and paediatric (general)
  • intensive care
  • psychiatry (adult and older adult).

A range of day procedure and outpatient services are provided including chemotherapy.

MDH is located in Pinjarra and provides mainly aged care beds. Medical care is provided by medical staff from RGH 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)