Cairns Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Renal Dialysis - Cairns Private Hospital

Cairns Private Hospital offers a Renal Dialysis service. The four chair unit is located within the hospital. Each chair has its own television set and our staff provide a friendly and efficient approach to treatment. Access to interpreters for non-English speaking people is provided.

Holiday Dialysis

To discuss requirements for your holiday dialysis, please contact our Renal Unit team on 07 4052 5167 on Monday to Saturday from 7am to 6pm.


On arrival to Cairns Private Hospital you are asked to check in at the Front Reception Desk. Our admission staff will welcome you and confirm necessary and personal details. Please bring with you your current medications and payment if necessary (see below).


Veterans and war widows

Eligible veterans and war widows do not pay any expenses for treatment at Cairns Private Hospital. Accounts are forwarded to the Department of Veterans’ Affairs for payment.

Privately insured patients

Claims for hospitalisation are made directly to your health fund. All fees for doctors and pharmacy items are billed separately.

Uninsured patients

Overseas and Patients with no private cover are required to pay their account in total on arrival at the hospital.

Methods of payment

We accept the following forms of payment:

  • Cash
  • Credit card (Bankcard, Mastercard and Visa)