Key information about novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
If you are a patient, client, or visitor to one of our hospitals or services, please read the latest COVID-19 information.COVID-19 Information
Giving birth and staying in hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a new level of anxiety and concern for pregnant women about what this means for their health and wellbeing and that of their baby. Our midwife Zoe Islip explains what women can expect at hospital.Find out more
Welcome to St John of God Ballarat Hospital
As one of the largest private hospitals in regional Victoria, our hospital offers a range of essential medical and surgical care including emergency, maternity, cardiac and cancer care.Our services
We take nutrition very seriously and pride ourselves in our restaurant style menu, which features a delicious selection of meals and snacks which have been carefully designed in conjunction with chefs and dieticians.Find out more
Cancer care oncology services
Our holistic oncology service supports your physical, emotional and psychological wellbeing, including your surgical and medical needsFIND OUT MORE
Emergency department open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
We provide adult and paediatric emergency services to patients with short waiting times and care provided by experienced nurses, doctors and specialists using the latest technology.Our emergency care
General ward: 10.00am to 8.00pm and 10.00am to 6.00pm on weekends
Maternity ward: 2.00pm to 8.00pm and 2.00pm to 6.00pm on weekends
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St John of God Ballarat Hospital
St John of God Ballarat Hospital is one of Victoria’s premier regional private hospitals providing an extensive range of health care services.
With 196 beds, our dedicated team of medical specialists and experienced caregivers deliver compassionate care in a welcoming modern facility.
Our services include maternity, cardiology, oncology, hospital in the home, day surgery, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, and emergency care.
We offer a wide range of services, caring for inpatients, outpatients and day patients across a range of specialties including maternity, medical, surgical, rehabilitation and allied health.
Our private Emergency Department offers adult and paediatric emergency services to patients with short waiting times and care provided by experienced nurses, doctors and specialists using the latest technology. In an emergency, dial 000.
We offer you and your family exceptional maternity care – from pregnancy to birth and into the early parenting of your precious new baby. Our caregivers support you and your obstetrician to meet your personal birthing and care needs.
Our orthopaedic care will move you
Choose St John of God Ballarat Hospital for your orthopaedic care to access expert, compassionate care, your choice of specialist and the timing of your procedure.
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When you join St John of God Health Care, you join one of Australia’s leading healthcare providers with more than 16,000 employees nationwide. We offer employment in hospitals, home nursing, disability and social outreach services.
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