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22 July 2022 - Visitor restrictions are in place at WCH
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.

News

New WCH news item
6 Jul. 2021
The new Women’s and Children’s Hospital (nWCH) Project has reached another major milestone with the release of the Master Plan, marking the end of the planning phase for our new world-class facility.
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News ruby newborn screening
29 Jun. 2021
3-year-old Ruby's life changed when she was just 2 days old, after a routine blood test identified she had congenital hypothyroidism.
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New WCH Concept 1
24 Jun. 2021
Preliminary images for our new $1.95 billion Women's and Children's Hospital have been released, giving staff and the South Australian community a first look at what our world-class facility could look like.
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News – Reconciliation Week 2021
31 May 2021
Reconciliation Australia’s theme for 2021 is 'More than a word. Reconciliation takes action', and urges the reconciliation movement towards braver and more impactful action.
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Dual Naming 1
26 May 2021
27 May saw the launch of our dual naming project, with signage around the Women’s and Children’s Health Network (WCHN) updated to include a Kaurna interpretation and translation.
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Isabelle Karen Curved Feet
24 May 2021
A physiotherapy-led clinic at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital is fast tracking the care provided to young orthopaedic patients, resulting in earlier assessment and treatment.
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