Birthing and emergency services update

Resumption of birthing and emergency surgery services

Update - 6 January 2023

Two operating theatres have now reopened at Calvary Public Hospital Bruce which will enable women to birth in the Calvary Birth Suite or Calvary Birth Centre as planned.

Women who are booked for an elective C-section will for now, continue to be transferred to Calvary John James Hospital until 9 January.

For the latest information about the Calvary Hospital relating to this matter, please visit the Calvary Public Hospital Bruce website.


Previous updates

A fire at Calvary Public Hospital Bruce on 6 December 2022 has caused damage to the theatre complex.

As at 18 December, The Emergency Department, Medical Imaging, Medical Inpatients wards, mental health wards, hospital in the home and specialist outpatient clinics are now operating as normal. 

There is still an impact on birthing facilities and elective surgery at Calvary Public Hospital Bruce.

Page last updated on: 23 May 2023