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Gore Hospital, Gore

Gore Hospital has 16 inpatient beds for acute medical, assessment and rehabilitation treatment for our patients. We have around 800 admissions a year to our inpatient area.


Gore Hospital

Gore is situated 65km north-east of Invercargill City (approximately 55 min drive). Built in 1999, Gore Hospital is a modern 20-bed facility with 12 acute medical beds, 4 assessment, treatment and rehabilitation beds and 4 maternity beds. The hospital services the Gore District in Eastern Southland with approximately 21,000 people.

We also have a 24/7 Emergency Department that is equipped with a modern High Dependency Unit (HDU) for severe trauma and critically ill patients. The HDU has full resuscitation facilities and patients can be stabilised in this unit and are often transferred to the ward or to another hospital for specialist intervention. 

Gore Hospital offers a wide range of services to their patients including:

Employment Opportunities

Gore Health Ltd is a progressive innovative company and we are very proud of our community hospital. Working in a positive team based environment with a quality improvement focus, plus strong professional leadership and the opportunity for ongoing professional development, we invite you to join our team of enthusiastic health professionals who are committed to providing the best healthcare possible to our local community.

Gore Hospital is a University of Otago Rural Teaching Centre for 5th and 6th year medical students. Currently about 21,000 people live in our service area and we employ about 80 staff at Gore Hospital.

We have opportunities for: 

  • Chief Medical Officer 
  • Medical Officers Special Scale /GPs 
  • Nursing staff 
  • Speech Language Therapists 
  • Occupational Therapists 
  • Midwives

Contact Person Tracey McDonough,
Gore Health Ltd
Tel: +64 3 209 3030

Find out more about Gore Hospital