COVID-19 Update

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    Please note: COVID-19 testing is not conducted at this site. For a COVID-19 test, please go to one of Queensland Health's approved testing locations.

    Patient and visitor information 

    Updated: Sunday 9 January 2022

    Due to the increase of COVID-19 in the community, visitors are currently RESTRICTED

    MASKS ARE MANDATORY ON SITE AT ALL TIMES

    Exceptions include the following: 

    • A support person may remain with a patient if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 
    • A support person may remain with a patient in the Emergency Centre if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 
    • End of life support, which must be approved by the hospital General Manager. 

    From Monday 10 January, all patients booked for surgery will receive a rapid antigen test (RAT) upon arrival. This will be provided by and facilitated by the hospital.

    Visit Queensland Health for the latest COVID-19 Status.

    Visiting hours

    Visitors are not permitted.

    Exceptions include the following: 

    • A support person may remain with a patient if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 
    • A support person may remain with a patient in the Emergency Centre if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 

    End of life support, which must be approved by the hospital General Manager.Thank you for your understanding. Our dedicated teams are doing their best to keep everyone safe and well.

    Further questions

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