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  • This page provides data about our performance. The data is updated weekly and provides a snapshot of how many patients have attended the Emergency Department.

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  • This page provides a snapshot of people who are scheduled for Elective Surgery. Each patient is given a category to determine when they should have their surgery.

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About Us

Formed in 1998, Barwon Health is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia, providing care at all stages of life and circumstance.


Latest News

Barwon Health and St John of God Health Care sign ‘Relationship Agreement’

Thursday, 26 November 2015.

With a strong commitment to the health needs of the community, the Barwon Health and St John of God Health Care Boards have established a ‘Relationship Agreement’. The Agreement is the ...

Geelong Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases (GCEID) officially opened

Tuesday, 24 November 2015.

On Friday, 20 November the Geelong Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases (GCEID) was officially opened by Sarah Henderson MP, Federal Member for Corangamite. The centre represents a collaboration...

Annual Barwon Health Quality Awards 2015

Tuesday, 24 November 2015.

Barwon Health’s 16th annual Quality Awards were hosted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 at that the Health Education and Research Building on Ryrie Street. The awards are an opportunity recognis...

Contact Us

University Hospital Geelong

Bellerine Street (main entrance)
Ryrie Street (emergency entrance)

P.O. Box 281
Geelong VIC 3220

General enquiries: (03) 4215 0000


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Barwon Health Foundation

The Barwon Health Hospital Appeal supports the region’s health services by raising money for different areas and priorities within Barwon Health.

Find out how you can get involved here.

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Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records (PCEHR)

Barwon Health now sends information about your hospital stay (e.g. your discharge summary) to your eHealth record.
Information about personally controlled eHealth records is available by phoning 1800 723 471 or at 
Access your record here.

  • Careers

    Want a job that feels like home? At Barwon Health we are large enough for you to be all you can be, but still feel comfortable in your work where your ideas are listened to and valued.Guided by our values, Barwon Health is Victoria's largest regional health care service and is also the largest emp...

  • Having a baby?

    University Hospital Geelong's maternity ward provides inpatient pregnancy care and postnatal care. During your stay, midwives will provide information and support on how to look after yourself and your baby. Barwon Health provides extended postnatal care where midwives can visit you at home follo...

  • Healthy Communities

    Barwon Health is committed to improving our community’s wellbeing through prevention and wellness services tailored to individual and local community needs. Working with community partners, Barwon Health is focused on the health and wellbeing outcomes for the whole community.Across the organ...

Traditional Owners

We, Barwon Health, acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land, the Wadawurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to the Elders both past and present.