Alice Springs has a fully equipped teaching hospital and a range of GPs, dentists and other specialised health services.

Bulk billing (where Australian residents with a Medicare card can receive free treatment from a GP) is available through some doctors at some clinics Alice Springs.

Look up health services providers in our online Community Directory.

The phone number to call for a medical emergency in Australia is 000.

The phone number for the Alice Springs Public Hospital is (08) 8951 7777.

You can also call the snake hotline for expert advice - 0407 983 276.