The Gunnedah Shire has a modern hospital of 43 beds. The hospital provides a high standard of general medical and surgical services including a day surgery care facility.
The Obstetric Unit services approximately 150 deliveries per year. Further specialist care is available in Tamworth.
A busy Emergency Department services the community through on call Visiting Medical Officers. The Health Service has a broad range of community health services including child and family health, Aboriginal health, chronic and aged services; Physiotherapy, X-Ray facilities and a Public Health Dental Clinic, which are also located on the campus.
Gunnedah Hospital has a helipad and can access the Westpac Helicopter Service and Childflight services to Newcastle. Other health facilities in Gunnedah are NSW Ambulance and a pathology service. The Air Ambulance and Child Flight Neonatal Helicopter serve the community on request.
For a comprehensive list of Gunnedah's medical, aged care, disability and therapeutic services, please visit the Health Care & Social Assistance section in the Gunnedah Shire Council Business Directory.