West Ward (Mental Health Services)

Contact : (07) 4646 3014


West Ward is a 20 single room acute in-patient Mental Health Unit (ie . the only private mental health unit in Toowoomba).  Trained and qualified mental health professionals, staff the unit, providing an in-patient group program and a day patient psychology clinic.


A comfortable living environment is provided, including a recreational room and covered pergola area where regular barbecue outings are arranged by staff for patients and their families.  All rooms have ensuites, reverse cycle air-conditioners, remote control televisions and telephones.  Meals are served in a central dining room.


A General Practitioner may refer a patient to the Mental Health Unit however a referral to a Psychiatrist must be received within 24 hours.


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The hospital employs approximately 500 staff with over 270 credentialed Visiting Medical Officers providing services to 22,500 patients annually.


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St Andrew's Toowoomba Hospital is a 137-bed, acute care private hospital situated on the north-western side of Toowoomba.

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St Andrew's Toowoomba Hospital values the contribution of all of our staff. We recognise that retention of staff is as important as recruitment!



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St Andrew’s Toowoomba Hospital is a teaching hospital for the University of Queensland (UQ) and is member of the Australian Private Hospital’s Association (APHA) and the Private Hospital’s Association of Queensland (PHAQ). The hospital is also accreditated with the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS).