COVID-19 Status

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    Visitor information

    Updated on: Tuesday 3 November, 2020

    To contain the spread of COVID-19 and to keep our patients and staff safe, St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital is currently restricting visitors.

    You should not visit the hospital if you:

    • have travelled overseas or from a declared hot spot, had close contact with a person who has COVID-19 in the previous 14 days.
    • are unwell or sick with symptoms such as a fever (37.5 degrees or more), a cough, runny nose, sore throat, breathing difficulties and/or loss of taste and/or loss of smell
    • are waiting on COVID-19 test results.

    At the entrance to the hospital, patients and visitors will have their temperature screened upon admission, using a thermal imaging camera; and complete the QR Code COVID-19 screening tool.

    Thank you for your understanding. Our dedicated teams are doing their best to keep everyone safe and well.

    Visiting hours

    Patients are permitted (2) two visitors per visitor session per day from 10am – 12pm and 4pm - 7pm.

    Elective surgery

    Currently, there are no elective surgery restrictions at St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital. 

    Further questions

    If you have any questions about your individual circumstances please call St Andrew’s switch on 07 3834 4444 and ask to speak to the manager of the ward, where your loved one is a patient.