Providing Quality Health Services, supporting and enhancing community well being.
The Inglewood & Districts Health Service (IDHS) is a public hospital incorporated under section 65 of the Health Services Act 1988 and listed in Schedule 1 of the Health Services Act 1988. The health service was formed by the amalgamation of The Inglewood Hospital and the Inglewood and Districts Community Health Centre Inc. on 1 January 1996.
IDHS provides a diverse and comprehensive range of services including acute inpatient and accident and emergency services, residential services for the frail aged and disabled and community based services.
As an integrated rural health service, IDHS also offers a diverse range of outreach and Community Health Services including a Mental Health worker, Community Development workers, Social Workers, District Nursing, Community Health Nurses and a limited Youth Service and Drug and Alcohol Counselling Service.
IDHS services all communities in South Loddon.
The catchment includes the following communities and all surrounding townships.