The Royal Adelaide Hospital

The Royal Adelaide Hospital is the most advanced hospital, delivering world-class health care in a modern, safe environment.

It has been designed to ensure all South Australians have access to state-of-the-art facilities that are flexible and can adapt to the changing needs of healthcare into the future.


Facilities at the Royal Adelaide Hospital

The Royal Adelaide Hospital features 700, 100% overnight single patient rooms which include:

  • Private ensuite bathrooms
  • Facilities for a visiting family member to spend the night (subject to personal care)
  • Natural light
  • Opening windows to allow fresh air inside
  • Easy access to outdoor areas and internal gardens (70+ spaces)
  • An additional 100 same day beds.

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Technology at the Royal Adelaide Hospital

A number of technological features have been included in the newly completed Royal Adelaide Hospital such as:

  • Patient weighing beds
  • Wireless technology
  • Equipment tracking capabilities
  • In-room entertainment
  • Meal ordering for patients.



Retail precinct at the Royal Adelaide Hospital

Celsus manages a number of commercial tenancies within the RAH.  These are:

  • Food and Beverage (F&B)           Various – provided by Spotless F&B
  • Childcare                                         Stepping Stone SA
  • Gym                                                  EFM
  • Medical Suite                                 Optometrist, Medical, Dental, Pathology and Allied Health Services Facility
  • Pharmacy                                        Terry White Chemmart
  • Florist                                               Flowers In Hospital
  • Newsagency                                   CALHN Newsagency
  • Nail Salon                                        Excel Nails
  • Therapeutic Massage                  name to be advised
  • Fundraising Kiosk                         SA-RAH’s Gift Shop & the RAH Research Fund
  • Fundraising Kiosk                         The Hospital Research Foundation
  • ATM                                                  Commonwealth Bank (to come)
  • ATM                                                  Bank SA

Other features at the Royal Adelaide Hospital

Other features of the Royal Adelaide Hospital include:

  • 40 identical technical suites (operating theatres, intervention suits and procedure rooms) built to the world’s best standards. Each measuring 65m² (there is only one of this size at the old RAH)
  • Multiple entry points and short distances between treatment and recovery areas
  • A fleet of automated guided vehicles to help move supplies and equipment around the hospital
  • An emphasis on outdoor spaces, internal gardens and access to views
  • The Royal Adelaide Hospital is the State’s flagship hospital providing a comprehensive range of tertiary level care to patients, with a focus on privacy and passive surveillance.