Tamworth Hospital is a rural hospital with a 24-hour emergency department, high level surgical and medical services, intensive care, cancer clinical trials unit, coronary care, rehabilitation services (including brain injury), diabetes centre, mental health unit, renal services, paediatrics, maternity, oncology, radiology and pathology. Outpatient clinics link the New England area with specialist tertiary hospitals in Newcastle and Sydney. Tamworth Hospital is a part of the Hunter New England Local Health District.
Cancers treated: This hospital treats a range of cancers covered by the multidisciplinary teams listed on this page.
People who require complex surgery should be referred to a specialist:
- who is a member of a multidisciplinary team and
- that practises at one of the specialist centres.