Moruya Hospital remains operational

Moruya Hospital remains fully operational, despite recent weather conditions across the district.

A Southern NSW Local Health District spokesperson said hospital staff remain well prepared.

"[The district] continues to support the health needs of the community at this time, with staff across the Eurobodalla well-prepared and caring for patients," the spokesperson said.

"Community services also continue to operate as usual."

Referrals can be made via the Community Health Central Intake Service on 1800 999 880 or SNSWLHD-

If needed, residents can call the 24-hour Healthdirect helpline on 1800 022 222.

"It is an excellent source of assistance for non-emergency advice," the spokesperson said.

"Anyone requiring urgent medical attention should call Triple-Zero (000)."

Patients seeking care for serious illness and injuries were advised to go directly to Moruya Hospital emergency department, 2 River Street, Moruya or Batemans Bay emergency department, 7 Pacific Street, Batemans Bay.

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