Keep up to date with recent news about Burnside Hospital, new services and new specialists.

Burnside Hospital welcomes an expanded urology service to support patients 7 December 2017

Burnside Hospital is delighted to announce the addition of three Urologists, Dr Mark Lloyd, Dr Peter Penkoff and Dr Dan Spernat to our hospital. Urology treats conditions involving the kidney, bladder, prostate and male reproductive system, including prostate cancer, incontinence and sexual dysfunction.

Consumer Advisory Group 9 November 2017

The Burnside Hospital is now seeking Consumer Advisory Group members who can represent their community.

2018 SA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards 19 September 2017

Nominations are now open for the 2018 SA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards

Day Surgery Redevelopment Video 30 August 2017

Burnside Hospital's redevelopment of the day surgery environment is now complete! This exciting project has enabled the hospital to deliver premier pre and post-operative day surgery facilities and is the largest redevelopment at the hospital since 2002. View our video on the new day surgery.

Asleep on the Job - Australian Sleep Report 8 August 2017

The Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has this week released a Deloitte Access Economics Report ‘Asleep on the Job’ commissioned by Sleep Health Foundation.

Brian Fricker Oncology Centre Redevelopment 27 July 2017

The refurbishment of the Brian Fricker Oncology Centre at Burnside Hospital has been completed in July and provides a comforting and spacious environment for oncology patients.

Press Ganey Patient Survey 20 July 2017

As part of our commitment to continual improvement, Burnside Hospital are conducting a patient survey to gain a better understanding about our patients’ experiences.

Trent Batchelor appointed as Clinical Manager, Perioperative Service 3 July 2017

The Burnside Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Trent Batchelor to the position of Clinical Manager, Perioperative Service.

eAdmissions Now Available 20 June 2017

eAdmissions are now available!

Burnside Hospital first in SA to provide MAKOplasty robotic total hip replacement 12 December 2016

The introduction of MakoPlasty Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement Surgery at Burnside Hospital has been a great success. The Hospital, together with the specialists from AOTS–OrthoRobotics, are excited to be able offer the same innovative technology to patients undergoing total hip replacement surgery.

Successful ACHS Periodic Review for Burnside 30 November 2016

Burnside Hospital was pleased to achieve excellent results after its ACHS Periodic Review in August 2016.

Burnside War Memorial Hospital turns 60! 26 October 2016

Today, Wednesday 26 October 2016, marks the 60th birthday of the Burnside War Memorial Hospital

ADVANCE NOTICE   Temporary relocation of main entrance & front reception 6 Oct 2016 - 16 Oct 2016 21 September 2016

Burnside Hospital is currently redeveloping its Short Stay Procedure Unit or ‘day surgery’. This exciting project will enable the hospital to provide premier pre and post operative day surgery facilities to more patients, and an improved working environment for staff and our visiting specialists.

Update on water entering Burnside Hospital - 9 Sept 2016 9 September 2016

Read our update on water entering the hospital on the evening of 8 September 2016. Please note, with exception of the Sleep Centre, the hospital remains open and is operating 'business as usual'.

Maternity Unit Raffle 2016 - winners 10 August 2016

The Maternity Unit Raffle 2016 was drawn at the hospital on Wednesday 10 August.

Work commences on Burnside Hospital’s new day surgery area! 3 August 2016

After months of meticulous planning, consultation and engagement with its community, Burnside Hospital is thrilled to announce that works on the highly anticipated redevelopment of its Short Stay Procedure Unit (SSPU) or day surgery have commenced.

Maternity Unit Raffle 2016 - extended until 10/08/16 12 July 2016

Please note, the Maternity Unit Raffle 2016 draw (raffle prize hand-crafted quilt) has been extended to Wednesday 10th August 2016. All winners will be notified within 4 days of the raffle draw.

Haptic robotic orthopaedic surgery available at Burnside Hospital 10 February 2016

In December 2015, Burnside Hospital was thrilled to install state-of-the-art haptic robotic technology, providing highly advanced visual, sensory and auditory feedback to surgeons performing joint replacement surgery.

Burnside Hospital on the Australian Breast Device Registry 4 February 2016

We are pleased to participate in the Australian Breast Device Registry (ABDR), a Commonwealth Government initiative tracking the outcomes and quality of breast devices across Australia.

Plans for new day surgery environment at Burnside Hospital 4 February 2016

Plans for a major refurbishment of Burnside Hospital's Short Stay Procedure Unit (SSPU) are well underway, which would see the hospital deliver new day surgery facilities (pre and post operative).

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