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    Patient and visitor information

    In order to contain the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and to keep our patients and staff safe, The Wesley Hospital is currently restricting visitors. 

    You may not visit the hospital if you:

    • have been in a current or declared COVID-19 hotspot, travelled overseas or had close contact with a person who has novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the previous 14 days.

    • are unwell, particularly with a fever, cough, sore throat or shortness of breath.

    • are under the age of 16, unless attending a paediatric appointment/ admission, visiting to provide a patient with end-of-life support, or visiting a newborn brother or sister in the Maternity Unit.

    Patients and visitors will also have their temperature screened upon admission, using a thermal imaging camera. 

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

    COVID-19 Information

    • I am visiting a patient who is staying overnight or longer

    • I am attending the hospital for a day of surgery admission

    • I am attending Wesley Emergency Centre

    • I am attending the hospital for an appointment

    • I am visiting a patient in the Maternity Unit

    Visiting hours

    General ward visiting hours are from 8:00am to 8:00pm.
    ICU visiting hours are between 10:00am to 2:00pm, and 4:00pm to 8:00pm.

    Please note that flowers are not allowed in ward 4M, 4W or 3M.

    Elective surgery

    Further to the Australian Government’s announcement on 21 April, The Wesley Hospital is pleased to confirm we have commenced a phased reintroduction of elective surgery from Monday, 27 April 2020 onwards.

    We appreciate many of our patients are eager to know when their elective procedure may take place and would like to advise that as soon as your procedure can be scheduled, your specialist doctor will be in contact with you directly.

    Further questions

    If you have questions about your individual circumstances please call The Wesley Hospital Switch 07 3232 7000 and ask to speak to the manager of the ward, where your loved one is a patient.

    If you have urgent concerns that need to be escalated in relation to your loved one’s care, please call 1800 872 255 or 0419 779 458 to talk to a senior clinician.