COVID-19 Status

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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 this decision 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. 
    • A support person accompanying a maternity patient. 
    • 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.

    COVID-19 Information

    • Entry Screening

    • Exemptions

    • 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

    Visitors are restricted.

    Exceptions this decision 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. 
    • A support person accompanying a maternity patient. 
    • End of life support, which must be approved by the hospital General Manager.

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

    Elective surgery

    Interstate admissions: if travelling from interstate for your surgery or admission, please make contact with your doctor to confirm arrangements, as restrictions apply.

    All admissions: As per usual arrangements, your doctor or the hospital will be in contact prior to your admission with additional information. Please do not hesitate to contact Patient Admissions if you have further questions.

    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 to speak to a senior clinician.