As part of the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, the Lyell McEwin Hospital is the major hospital of the north and north-eastern metropolitan area in South Australia and is recognised as a leading teaching institute for healthcare professionals. 

The Lyell McEwin Hospital provides a 24/7 emergency department and offers 24 hour 7 day access to orthopaedic surgery. A new cardiac catheter laboratory has been built recently and CT scanner support has been increased in radiology and oncology. These services are in addition to a range of other services provided at the Lyell McEwin Hospital, including paediatrics, obstetrics and mental health.

The Lyell McEwin Hospital is home to important clinical research, which is examining a number of prevalent diseases and illnesses in our community. Research areas include;

  • Aged Care
  • Cancer (colorectal, lung, pancreatic, bladder)
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Mental Health
  • Stroke
  • Speech Therapy
  • Women & Children
The Lyell McEwan Hospital is recognised as a leading teaching institute for healthcare professionals.
The Lyell McEwin Hospital is recognised as a leading teaching institute for healthcare professionals.

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Cool equipment for chemotherapy patients

Cancer patients in the northern suburbs are benefiting from a new machine and therapy available at the Northern Adelaide Cancer Centre at Lyell McEwin Hospital, which reduces hair loss associated with chemotherapy by using scalp cooling. read more

New Research to Improve Iron Deficiency in Pregnancy

Could an iron infusion improve the cardiovascular function of pregnant women? Research is set to find out! Young researcher Min (Susie) Kim has secured an Early Career Introduction to Research Fellowship in our inaugural grant round within the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network and will be researching the health impacts iron deficiency can have on a pregnant women’s cardiovascular function at the Lyell McEwin Hospital. read more

World-Class Audiology Booth Now Open

A new audiology booth is now open at the Lyell McEwin Hospital! The Hospital Research Foundation recently provided $90,000 for the purchase of a new world-class purpose built audiology booth for the Lyell McEwin Hospital for the first time! read more

New Audiology Booth for Northern Community

To kick-start our exciting partnership with the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network (NALHN), The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) has been able to provide $90,000 in funding for a dedicated purpose-built audiology booth for the Lyell McEwin Hospital (LMH) for the first time. read more