Morisset Hospital Kaoriki Ward (Neuropsychiatry Unit)

Service Description

An inpatient unit with 12 beds for assessment of patients with varying difficulties. Provides Neuropsychiatry through a multidisciplinary team. Most patients have acquired brain injury and are in varying stages of illness, from acute to high needs. There is an outpatient clinic at Mater Hospital, Newcastle.

Alternate Names: Kaoriki House

02 4973 0265 (ward), 02 4973 0277 (Main Hospital)

Morisset Hospital, Dora St
Morisset, NSW, 2264

Hours of Operation

Operates 24/7 (Visiting hours 10am -7pm)

Accessibility

Referral System

Multi referral system through outpatient services, General Hospitals and mental health services at Mater Hospital.

Service Fees

First 60 days no charge, fees apply after 60 days

Languages (other than English)

Interpreter Service Available

Disability Access

Yes. Toilet, Ramp

Organisational Information

Area Served

Hunter New England LHD

Parent Organisation

Morisett Hospital

Postal Address

Kaoriki Ward-Morisett Hospital

Post Office Box 833

Newcastle

NSW

2300

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes

Last Updated: 26 July 2017