Healthcare in Adelaide
In line with all Australian cities, Adelaide has modern, well-equipped hospitals with excellent, highly trained staff. There are also a number of quality teaching hospitals in Adelaide and many of the city's hospitals are connected to a university.
Australia's public healthcare system, Medicare, provides subsidised or fully-funded medical treatment to those who qualify. Citizens of Australia and New Zealand, as well as holders of certain visa categories, are usually eligible for these services. Those on shorter-term visas will usually not be covered under Medicare and will need to take out private health insurance instead.
Hospitals in Adelaide
Flinders Medical Centre
Address: Flinders Drive, Bedford Park
Lyell McEwin Hospital
Address: Haydown Road, Elizabeth Vale
The Memorial Hospital
Address: Sir Edwin Smith Avenue, North Adelaide
Parkwynd Private Hospital
Address: 137 East Terrace
St Andrew's Hospital
Address: 350 South Terrace