St Vincent's Hospital Psychiatric Emergency Care Centre

Service Description

A short stay mental health inpatient unit within the Emergency Department at St Vincents Hospital. It is a 6 bed specialist unit that works closely with the emergency team, community mental health teams, doctors and other area services for people who arrive in the emergency room with a mental illness and need monitoring and further assessment.

Alternate Names: PECC St Vincents

Hours of Operation

Daily, 24 hours


Referral System

Emergency Department, NSW Mental Health Intake Line

Service Fees


Languages (other than English)

Interpreter Services Available

Disability Access

Yes. Ground level

Organisational Information

Area Served

City of Sydney LGA

Parent Organisation

St Vincents Health Australia

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Available (>18yo)

Other Contacts

NSW Mental Health Intake Line 1800 011 511

Last Updated: 23 May 2022