Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander support
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Unit at the Royal Adelaide Hospital can help support you and your family.
On 5 September 2017, the RAH relocated to its new facility in Adelaide’s west end, bringing together 176 years of excellence in healthcare with a brand new state-of-the-art facility.
About the RAH
The 800-bed Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) is the state’s flagship hospital, providing a comprehensive range of the most complex clinical care to an estimated 85,000 inpatients and 400,000 outpatients each year.
Access for people with a disability
The Royal Adelaide Hospital is designed to ensure people with a disability can easily access the facility and its services.
Visitor accommodation has been built into all overnight general inpatient rooms at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, enabling a relative or carer to stay where it is in the patient’s best interests.
- Acute Assessment Unit
- Acute Pain Service
Adelaide BioMed City
The Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) forms the centrepiece of the state’s $3.6 billion Adelaide BioMed City, set to become one of the largest health and life sciences clusters in the southern hemisphere.
- Advanced care planning
- Aged Care
- Aged care
Our Allied Health Professionals work within multidisciplinary teams to diagnose and treat a range of conditions and illnesses, ensuring the best patient outcomes.
The Anaesthesia service at the Royal Adelaide Hospital is a 24-hour perioperative service encompassing pre-anaesthesia assessment, intraoperative anaesthesia, and acute pain management.
- Artery & vein surgery
Assessment and planning
All patients who are booked to undergo surgery or a procedure at the Royal Adelaide Hospital will first attend an outpatient appointment with the Pre-operative Assessment Clinic.
- Assessment of brain function
The Audiology Department at the RAH provides audiological services, using specialised equipment, to individuals over the age of 18 years of age. Services are provided to inpatients and outpatients by appointment.