Privacy Policy

Patient Privacy

Shellharbour Private and Healthe Care is committed to treating your personal information in accordance with Australian privacy laws. Our Privacy Policy brochure explains how and why we collect personal information about you, how you can access your information and how your information may be used within our facility or disclosed to other parties.

Healthe Care encourages you to review the privacy statements of web sites you choose to link to and from the Shellharbour Private Hospital website. Healthe Care is not responsible for the privacy statements and other content on these web sites.



On 13 April 2017, Healthe Care Australia (“Healthe Care”), Australia’s third largest corporate private hospital operator and pan-Asian health care services group acquired Evolution Healthcare’s three Illawarra hospitals: Shellharbour Private Hospital, South Coast Private Hospital and Wollongong Day Surgery.

Healthe Care currently has:

  • 35 private hospitals (34 in Australia and one in New Zealand)
  • Approaching 7,000 staff
  • Near 2,500 hospital beds

While this website is updated to reflect Healthe Care guidelines, please access information regarding the hospital and its services as usual. For further information about Healthe Care and its 35-strong hospital network, please visit