Visiting during COVID-19

Visiting patients and residents during COVID-19 restrictions

Residential aged care

There are no longer any restrictions on visitors to residential aged care.

Visiting hours are 10am to 8pm, seven days a week.

Bookings are not required. There are no limits on number of visitors or duration of visit.

The following infection control practices remain in place:

  • no visitors who fit the criteria for self-isolation (i.e. contact with COVID-19 case, visiting from defined hotspots or with fever or respiratory symptoms)
  • face mask, hand hygiene and social distancing enforced
  • temperature checks, health screen questions and completion of the signed attestation form on arrival
  • sign-in and out to facilitate contact tracing.

Geroe and Connolly Units

There are no longer any restrictions on visitors to Geroe and Connolly Units.

Visiting hours are 10am to 4.30pm, 7 days a week.

Bookings are not required. There are no limits on number of visitors or duration of visit.

The following health infection control practices and screening remain in place:

  • no visitors who fit the criteria for self-isolation (i.e. contact with COVID-19 case, visiting from defined hotspots or with fever or respiratory symptoms)
  • face mask, hand hygiene and social distancing enforced
  • temperature checks and health screen questions on arrival
  • sign-in and out to facilitate contact tracing.