Western Hospital is an acute teaching hospital and provides the majority of acute elective and emergency services for Western Health. Patients are provided with a range of inpatient and outpatient services including acute general medical and surgical, intensive and coronary care, sub-specialty medicine and surgical services, and relevant clinical support.
Frankston Hospital is part of Peninsula Health and is the major provider of acute secondary and tertiary hospital services on the Mornington Peninsula. It provides general and specialty medical and surgical services, mental health, maternity, and paediatric services. In its role as a major teaching centre, the hospital has affiliations with Monash University and Deakin University and links with other universities in postgraduate studies. General and emergency dental services are provided for eligible clients at community dental clinics.