Telephones, Internet and TV
Free-to-air television (at no cost) is available for both women and children staying at the hospital. Free Wi-Fi is available within clinical and public areas. Numerous pay phone options are available. There are some restrictions on mobile phone use.
The Breathing Space
The Breathing Space is the only respiratory health and disease referral centre for children (aged 0-18 years) in SA and the NT. We specialise in assessing and treating all types of respiratory disease, and provide specialised lung function testing.
The Lung Lab
The Lung Lab provides lung function testing services to both inpatients and outpatients of the WCH, and also services the wider community through GP and specialist referrals.
Together. The WCHN Response to COVID-19: a documentary
We hope you enjoy this behind the scenes documentary which looks at how our Network and our people managed the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Toxinology Department provides a consultant clinical toxinology service to doctors, hospitals, poisons information centres and antivenom producers nationwide.
Transition to Adult Services (Preparing for Adult Services)
We use the word "transition" to describe the process of planning and moving on from the WCH to an adult health care team. Transition is a gradual process and your health team may start discussing this with you at around 14 to 16 years of age.
Transition to Professional Practice Program for Registered Midwives 2024
The SA Health Transition to Professional Practice Program (TPPP RM) at the WCHN provides new Registered Midwives with an opportunity to gain experience, knowledge and clinical skills as they start their professional career.