All Visitors are asked to observe the Visiting Hours and rest periods for each ward.
Attention Patients and Visitors - Restrictions due to COVID-19.
Mandatory screening remains in place for ALL PERSONS prior to being granted entry to the premises.
We thank you for your cooperation.
Visitors no longer need to wear a mask unless visiting an immunosuppressed patient or a patient with acute respiratory illness.
Visiting hours and restrictions remain at TWO visitors in the designated visiting hours between 1:00pm to 8:00pm daily. Each visitor must not remain for longer than TWO hours.
Children under 16 years are permitted entry but must be supervised at all times.
Attempt to keep a distance of 1.5 meters between you and other people where possible.
Screening prior to entry will continue as mandated by NSW Health.
Upon entry to the hospital and during your visit, please practice simple hygiene by making sure to clean your hands thoroughly for at least 20 seconds using alcohol-based hand rub or soap and water.
The following people MUST NOT visit the hospital:
Anyone diagnosed with COVID-19 (unless no longer directed to be self-isolated)
Anyone subject to self-quarantine or pending a COVID-19 swab result
Anyone who has been in a hotspot or overseas in the past 14 days
Anyone who has had contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case in the past 14 days
Anyone with a temperature >37.5 degrees or symptoms of respiratory infection (cough, sore throat, runny nose, fatigue, shortness of breath)
Practice Physical (social) distancing by:
Attempting to keep a distance of 1.5 meters between you and other people where possible. If you are required to move closer than 1.5 meters, ensure that the time does not exceed 15 minutes.
Avoid shaking hands, hugging or touching other people or sharing food.
If you are wearing a face mask, after putting it on to cover your nose and mouth, do not touch the front of the mask and remove it using the ear loops or head straps - WHO Guidelines on How to Use a Mask.
Save time by pre-screening
Save time on the day of your visit to the hospital, by completing our pre-screening questionnaire on your smart phone at screen.healthe.care/lingard or by scanning the QR code at the front door.