Hospitals and Healthcare

The State Government Department of Health and Human Services is responsible for the public health system in Tasmania. Their website provides information on all public hospitals.

Hobart


The Royal Hobart Hospital

The RHH is the main public general hospital in Hobart. They also provide maternity services.

Calvary Hospital

Calvary is a private hospital located in Lenah Valley, an inner northern suburb of Hobart. They also provide maternity services.

Hobart Private Hospital

Hobart Private is located adjacent to the RHH in the CBD in Hobart. They also provide maternity services.

The Hobart Women’s Health Centre

The Hobart Women’s Health Centre is located in North Hobart, close to the city. The centre provides a range of services for women including group sessions and activities.

Launceston

There are three hospitals in Launceston that provide maternity services. It is recommended that visits be arranged for each hospital to obtain information and to view their facilities. Doctors will often only work out of one or two of the hospitals, so it is worth considering whether to choose your doctor or your hospital first based on which is more important to you.

The Queen Victoria Maternity Unit at Launceston General Hospital


The LGH is the main public general hospital in Launceston. The Queen Victoria Maternity Unit is a modern birthing facility.

Calvary Health Care – St Vincent’s


St Vincent’s is a private hospital located in central Launceston .

Calvary Health Care – St Luke’s


St Luke’s is a private hospital located in central Launceston.

Other Regions

For information on the regional hospitals in Tasmania, visit the home page for the Department of Health and Human Services and follow the ‘Find a Hospital’ link.

  • Deloraine District Hospital
  • George Town Hospital and Community Health Centre
  • Mersey Community Hospital (Latrobe)
  • New Norfolk District Hospital
  • North West Regional Hospital (Burnie)
  • Smithton District Hospital
  • St Helens District Hospital
  • Rosebery Community Hospital
  • King Island District Hospital and Health Centre
  • North East Soldiers Memorial Hospital and Community Service Centre (Scottsdale)
  • West Coast District Hospital (Queenstown)
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