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Below is a list of medical support services, including:

Hospitals
General practices (GPs)
Medical centres
Community medical services
Women’s health centres

If you cannot find local medical support services for your area, there is a list of state and national medical support services at the bottom of this page, including those offering medical advice and telehealth services.

Coral Bay Nursing Post

The Coral Bay Nursing Post provides emergency and primary healthcare services to Coral Bay residents and visitors. The post is staffed by a Clinical Nurse Specialist, and is supported by a doctor by fortnightly visits, and other health professionals visits as the need arises. The nurse has extensive knowledge and skills in advanced assessment, diagnosis, nursing care and evaluation. 
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Aboriginal Medical Service – Outreach Service – Carnarvon Gascoyne

The Carnarvon Service provides services for Indigenous people which include child health and immunisation, dental health, environmental health, general consultations, outreach services to in the Mungullah Community within the Gascoyne Junction region, which are closed every second Friday, visits by health specialists and pharmacy services. 
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Community Health Carnarvon

Community Health services promote healthy outcomes for infants, young children and their families through a comprehensive approach in collaboration with parents/carers. Community Health nurses complete health checks and assessments of children’s physical, developmental, social and emotional needs and enable access to timely and appropriate interventions and supports.
Their services include:

  • Physical and developmental assessments which review child health, development and behaviour;
  • Psychosocial assessments including community and family networks and supports;
  • Information regarding parenting and development of parenting groups;
  • Maternal health and wellbeing including assessment for post-natal depression;
  • Child safety including safe sleeping;
  • Immunisation;
  • Breastfeeding and nutrition.
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Carnarvon Hospital

Carnarvon Hospital provides a 24 Hour Emergency Department.
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Carnarvon Child Health Centre

The Carnarvon Child Health Centre is a maternal, child and family health service. An appointment is required, which can be booked by phoning the service.

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Carnarvon Medical Centre

Carnarvon Medical Centre provides a range of medical services including:
  • GP clinics
  • Female nurse practitioner
  • Women’s health
  • Family health
  • Optometrist
  • Podiatrist
  • Counsellor
  • Dietititian
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Midwest Allied Health

Allied Health services are provided throughout the Geraldton, Midwest, Murchison and Gascoyne Districts with a focus on prevention and early intervention, working on keeping people well, improving the health of the community and helping individuals who need treatment and care. Services provided include:
  • Education and practical information for individuals, families, other agencies and community groups (on topics such as diabetes, exercise, nutrition and children’s development;
  • Child development services – Team-based assessments and therapy services for children with developmental delay and/or disorders;
  • Therapy and clinical services for hospital inpatients and outpatients in the hospitals in the Midwest, Murchison and Gascoyne, as well as for community individuals and groups.
The Midwest Allied Health team consists of:
  • Dietitians;
  • Occupational therapists;
  • Physiotherapists;
  • Speech pathologists;
  • Social workers;
  • Podiatrists;
  • Audiology;
  • Clinical psychologists;
  • Allied health assistants.
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State and National Medical Services Services

Sexual Assault Resource Centre

The Sexual Assault Resource Centre (SARC) is the 24-hour emergency sexual assault (rape crisis) service in metropolitan Perth.
 
SARC provides:
• Emergency services including medical, forensic and counselling support, up to 2 weeks after a sexual assault
• Counselling services for recent and past sexual assaults, rape and child sexual abuse
• Advice for health professionals about to see a patient following a sexual assault 
• Education and training for professionals 
 
SARC services are available to:
• People of all genders
• People 13 years of age and older 
• People affected by sexual assault, including rape and sexual abuse 
• Family members and partners of a person who has experienced sexual violence
 
To request a counselling appointment, telephone between 8:30am and 4:30pm.
(08) 6458 1828
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Sexual Health Quarters – Sexual Health Helpline

The Sexual Health Helpline provides confidential information and referrals from clinicians around contraception, sexually transmissible infections and unintended pregnancy.
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Telehealth

Telehealth is a free, health appointment by video conference, connecting you with your medical specialist, allied health professional or nurse.
 
People in regional Western Australia can use videoconferencing to attend appointments with their clinician in Perth or another location. In some cases, it is also available to people in the city who find it hard to get to their health professional.
 
Some of many services available with telehealth include:
• Allied health services
• Hospital in the Home (HITH)
• Mental health
• Paediatric services
• Pain management
• Women’s health services
• Preparation for childbirth and parenting
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Instant Consult

Instant Consult specialises in Medical Certificates, Prescriptions, Referrals, Pathology Requests & Radiology Requests.
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Healthdirect

Healthdirect provides free trusted health services and information that are easily accessible via multiple channels — helplines, video call solutions, websites, service finders, mobile applications and social media networks.
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WA Poisons Information Centre

The WA Poisons Information Centre (WAPIC) is an emergency phone service to the states of Western Australia and South Australia and the Northern Territory providing management advice in cases of suspected poisoning and known poisonings. Advice is also provided on drug information and poisoning prevention.

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