The Berrigan Multipurpose Service (MPS) is a 14 bed facility with 4 hospital care beds and 10 residential aged care beds. Berrigan MPS provides a 24 hour Accident and Emergency Department. The Emergency Department is equipped with telehealth cameras to connect the team in Berrigan with specialists through the Critical Care Advisory Service. It also has the capability to directly transmit ECG’s to a cardiologist for urgent review.
The MPS provides a range of services including emergency care, palliative care, respite care, community care and allied health services. We are supported by telehealth and speciality services on referral.
Medical services are provided by Visiting Medical Officers and by local General Practitioners.
Berrigan is surrounded by rich agricultural land known for its rice production, vineyards, maize, grapefruit, potatoes, cherries, tomatoes and dairy cattle. With a population of just under 1000 Berrigan has access to two primary schools, with the closest secondary school located 22kms away in Finley.
Berrigan is about 1 ½ hours drive to Albury and 3 hours drive south west of Wagga Wagga.