Blacktown Hospital was opened in April 1965 with a total of 160 beds. Its bed capacity increased over the years with the Maternity Unit being commissioned in 1976. By 1987, its bed capacity had reached 365. The hospital was the subject of a $90million capital redevelopment with the new hospital being commissioned in 2000.
Clinical Services Available at Blacktown Hospital include:
-Special Care Nursery
-Coronary Care and Coronary Stepdown Unit
-Acute Stroke Unit
-Day Procedure Unit
-Surgical/Medical Short Stay Unit
-Intensive Care Unit
-Regional Dialysis Centre
-Community Health Services including Dental.
Address: Blacktown Rd, Blacktown NSW 2148
Phone: 02 9881 8000
Other information: Public bus service provided by Busways are accessible to patients, visitors, right at the doorstep of the hospital. Ample parking is provided as well as disabled parking.