Paediatrics

Paediatric care during COVID-19

COVID-19 testing for elective surgery patients

Read information for planned elective surgery patients, including paediatric surgery.

Visiting our hospital

Changes to visitor arrangements at our hospitals have been introduced in line with other public hospitals through WA.

As hospitals care for people when they are at their most vulnerable, these changes will help them, our staff and the wider community safe from the spread of COVID-19.

Please read about these changes before attending the hospital.

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Our paediatric services are located on level 3 of the main hospital and provide:

  • a medium high risk (level 4) service providing care for planned and unplanned presentations of children and adolescents up to 16 years of age
  • care for medical, surgical and some specialist conditions
  • a 20-bed ward including
    • 2 respiratory isolation rooms with ensuites and associated anterooms
    • 18 single bedrooms with ensuites
    • 2 double bedrooms with ensuite
  • a treatment room for minor medical and or surgical procedures
  • a therapy room with gym facilities
  • a parent lounge
  • facilities for parents to stay overnight with their children
  • indoor and outdoor play area
  • Radio Lollipop and Clown Doctor services.

Paediatric Medicine Clinical Psychology Service

Being treated in hospital for illness or injury can be a challenging and emotional time for children, young people and their family members.

The clinical psychologists in our Paediatric Medicine Clinical Psychology Service specialise in assessing and treating psychological difficulties in children, adolescents and families during their medical journey.

Read more about this service.

More information

Hospital map

Contact us

Call our Helpdesk on 6152 2222 for all queries.

Location

Paediatric services are located on the ground floor of the main hospital building.

The main entrance to the hospital is accessed off Robin Warren Drive.

View our hospital map to find your way. 

Opening hours

Read visiting hours information.

Visit Healthy WA

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