Contact us

SA Health welcomes your feedback and inquiries. Please feel free to contact us using the information below, or follow us on our social media channels.

For all urgent medical attention, please call 000

COVID-19 information

For information about COVID-19 and vaccinations please refer to the SA Health COVID-19 website. If you have COVID-19 related concerns, please call the COVID-19 hotline on 1800 253 787 or see the helpful information lines on the COVID-19 website.

For further information regarding COVID-19 or COVID-19 symptoms, you may wish to call National Coronavirus helpline on 1800 020 080, or refer to the healthdirect website.

Feedback and complaints

Your feedback is important and helps us to make safety and quality improvements in our health care services. See feedback and complaints page for a list of contacts.

Where the matter or concern relates to an individual care or point of care treatment including elective surgery waiting timeframe it will be referred to the relevant Local Health Network or SA Ambulance for a direct response to you. You are encouraged to contact the LHN or SAAS directly in the first instance.

Local Health Networks (LHNs)

Visit the pages below for Local Health Network contact details:

Statewide services

Visit the pages below for statewide health and emergency service contact details.

Department for Health and Wellbeing

  • Telephone: (08) 8226 6000
  • Street address: Citi Centre Building, 11 Hindmarsh Square Adelaide South Australia 5000
  • Postal address: PO Box 287, Rundle Mall Adelaide SA 5000

Chief Executive

Ms Lynne Cowan, acting Chief Executive

This email account is monitored by the Corporate Correspondence and Reporting Team South Australia (SA Health) during business hours Monday to Friday.

Where the issues, matter or information provided is just for noting or no action has been requested it will be provided to the relevant health division in the department or LHN/SAAS for noting and appropriate consideration.

Students requesting information for research papers are referred to the Data.SA website for list of available data sets.

Corporate Communications Branch

Email: HealthCommunications@sa.gov.au

Recruitment

Email: HealthRecruitment@sa.gov.au

Offices within the Department

Visit the pages below for individual office contact details:

Media enquiries

For all media enquiries, email: Health.Media@sa.gov.au

Social media

SA Health uses social media for the distribution of health information, tips, alerts, news and event updates. In certain circumstances, for example State emergencies, SA Health may also use social media to inform the public and its stakeholders directly with information updates. Follow us on:

See our social media policy for terms and conditions of use.

Deaf, hearing impaired or speech impaired services

Translation service

This translation service is provided for those who speak languages other than English and require help in accessing health related services, information and products.

Telephone: 1800 280 203 then ask for (08) 8226 6000