About us

Seymour Health (SH) is a leading integrated small rural health service located an hour north of Melbourne via the Hume Freeway. We are a 30-bed public facility which provides public and private acute medical and surgical, renal dialysis and day procedure along with post-acute care, palliative care, district nursing, sub-acute ambulatory services and a broad range of community and home-based services. Seymour Health also has a 40-bed high care aged residential care facility.

Our catchment provides services to the communities of Mitchell, Murrindindi and Strathbogie Shires. Seymour Health is the largest employer in Seymour with over 300 staff caring for our community.

Our Vision

Creating a healthy community

Our Mission

To provide high quality, safe and responsive healthcare for the community

Our Values

We believe in the following values which are reflected in our daily practices and throughout our service provision:

  • Respect
  • Accountability and responsibility
  • Honesty, integrity and trust
  • Support
  • Open and transparent communication

Seymour is located one hour north of Melbourne via the Hume Highway. Seymour Health is a publicly funded 30-bed hospital with a long-established relationship with the railways and the Puckapunyal Army base.

Smoke free

Seymour Health is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment that is free of tobacco-related risks. As part of our commitment to a smokefree health service, we have implemented a smokefree policy. This means that smoking is not permitted on any grounds of Seymour Health, including all buildings.

Equity and Inclusion

As an organisation we embrace diversity and inclusion and welcome people from all backgrounds, faiths, genders and life experiences. We seek to support and empower our people through mutual respect and collaboration to provide excellence in care.

Family Violence information

Seymour Health is taking a stand against family violence in our community.
If you or anyone you know is experiencing family violence, Seymour Health is a safe place you can come to be connected to the services and support you need.
For more information about Family Violence please click here