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Information for the community – Updated guidelines from 5 August 2021
Acknowledgement
The Women's and Children's Hospital is located on the traditional lands for the Kaurna people, and we respect their spiritual relationship with their Country. We also acknowledge that the Kaurna people are the custodians of the Adelaide region, and that their cultural and heritage beliefs are still as important to the living Kaurna people today.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices and names of people who have passed away.

A-Z Services

GP Liaison and Integration Unit (GPLIU)

The WCHN GP Liaison and Integration Unit (GPLIU) has been established to build relationships and collaborations between general practitioners (GPs), the Women's and Children's Hospital and WCHN community services.

GPLIU (GP Liaison and Integration Unit (GPLIU))

The WCHN GP Liaison and Integration Unit (GPLIU) has been established to build relationships and collaborations between general practitioners (GPs), the Women's and Children's Hospital and WCHN community services.

Gastroenterology (Stomach, Liver and Nutritional Problems)

The Gastroenterology Unit provides a state-wide service in gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition for infants, children and adolescents under 18 years of age.

Gender Diversity

The Women's and Children's Hospital Gender Diversity team aims to improve the health, wellbeing and function of gender diverse South Australian children and young people.

Gender Diversity

The Women's and Children's Hospital Gender Diversity team aims to improve the health, wellbeing and function of gender diverse South Australian children and young people.

General Medicine

The Department of General Medicine assesses paediatric medical problems across a broad spectrum and works closely with various subspecialty units of the hospital. The work of the Department covers not only physical disease but also behavioural issues.

General Nutrition Resources for Children

Download a range of printable booklets and fact sheets on general nutrition for infants, toddlers, young children and adolescents.

General Practitioners (For General Practitioners)

In this section you will find information on the WCHN GP Liaison and Integration Unit (GPLIU), as well as key resources for general practitioners working with the WCH and other WCHN service divisions.

General Radiology

Radiography is the imaging of body structures using x-rays. X-ray examinations are fast. Most procedures are quicker than 15 minutes.

Getting to Hospital

The main campus of the WCH is located at 72 King William Road North Adelaide, approximately one kilometre from the city. There are car parks and entrances to the Hospital on Kermode Street and the corner of Brougham Place and Sir Edwin Smith Avenue.

Gifts and Donations

The WCH is extremely grateful to receive donations from individuals, businesses and community groups.

Going Home After the Birth

Provided you and your baby are healthy and have become well acquainted, home is best! It is usual to stay in hospital two to three days after the birth of your baby. Some women choose to go home soon after their baby is born.

Grief Resources

When grief becomes a concern, or someone is having difficulty with grief, we recommend that you seek advice from a health professional such as your General Practitioner (GP).

Grief Support Following the Death of a Child

The grief support section of this web site aims to assist people facing the death of a baby, young child, adolescent or young adult, and those supporting them.

Grief Support – Information for Professionals

This information is to assist professionals caring for the child and their family, whether as part of a school community, health care facility or those who attend trauma cases.

Gynaecology

The Gynaecology Unit provides a general gynaecological service for women, but has a focus on advanced endoscopic procedures.