Rehabilitation hospital opening

A nurse sitting with a patient in the new hospital. The University of Canberra Hospital will care for patients over 18 years old.

Canberra's new dedicated rehabilitation hospital is opening this month in Belconnen.

The University of Canberra Hospital will care for patients over 18 recovering from surgery, illness or injury, or experiencing mental illness.

This is an ACT Health service for public patients, it will not have an emergency department. If you need emergency care call 000, or go to your nearest emergency department at Calvary Public Hospital in Bruce or Canberra Hospital in Garran.

For more information visit www.health.act.gov.au/uch