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International Patient Services:Yes



Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital (often referred to as Bankstown hospital) is a 433 bed principal referral hospital. The hospital has been designed to offer quality care in modern, purpose-built facilities. We aim to provide quality services to our consumers and are keen to work with clients and their families to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital offers great opportunities for professional development and advancement. We attempt to foster improvement and innovation. We seek to attract clinicians (nursing, allied health and medical) who share our vision and values and believe that they can participate in advancing our objectives.

The hospital has teaching and research links to the University of New South Wales, University of Sydney and University of Western Sydney, offering supervised undergraduate placements and encouraging recruitment of motivated new graduates.

The Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital is accredited with the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards.


Our Vision
NSW Health will focus its efforts on delivering high quality health services that are responsive to the needs of health consumers and the community and will ensure that its services can adapt to meet future challenges.
Our vision reflects this focus and is supported by the four goals shown below.

Our goals are:To keep people healthy

  • To provide the health care that people need
  • To deliver high quality services
  • To manage health services well

Seven strategic directions underpin our vision and goals.

VThe Seven Strategic Directions:

  • Make prevention everybody‚Äôs business
  • Create better experiences for people using health services
  • Strengthen primary health and continuing care in the community
  • Build regional and other partnerships for health
  • Make smart choices about the costs and benefits
  • Build a sustainable health workforce
  • Be ready for new risks and opportunities


Aged Care

  • Aged Care Assessment
  • Aged Care Psychiatry
  • Rehabilitation
  • Stroke Unit

Allied Health

  • Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Orthoptics (Eye Clinic)
  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatry
  • Rapid Response Service
  • Social Work
  • Speech Pathology
  • Stuttering Unit

Cancer Centre

  • Medical Oncology
  • Palliative Care
  • Clinics

Critical Care

  • Emergency Services
  • High Dependency Unit
  • Intensive Care
  • Rapid Response Unit
  • Medical Assessment Unit

Diagnostic Services

  • Neurophysiology
  • Nuclear Medicine / Ultrasound
  • Pathology
  • Radiology

Drug & Alcohol Services

  • The Opioid Treatment program (OTP)

Medical Services

  • Ambulatory Care
  • Cardiology
  • Diabetes Clinic
  • Gastroenterology
  • Haematology
  • Neurology
  • Renal Service
  • Respiratory
  • Rheumatology
  • Urology

Mental Health

  • Anxiety Clinic
  • Banks House
  • Skills & Support Program

Outpatient (ClinicS) Services Surgical Services

  • Endoscopy
  • Day Surgery
  • Ear, Nose & Throat
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Plastic Surgery

Women & Children

  • Antenatal Clinic
  • Gynaecology
  • Maternity Services


  • Other Services
  • Acute Pain Service
  • Pharmacy
  • Stomal Therapy