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Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) information for patients and visitors

What to do if you have travelled to mainland China in the last 14 days and have an upcoming admission or want to visit a loved one in hospital.

6 February 2020 

For patients

If you have a fever or respiratory infection (such as shortness of breath or cough), and have:

  • travelled (including transit) to mainland China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand and Singapore in the last 14 days before you develop symptoms
    OR
  • had close contact with a person with confirmed COVID-19 in the last 14 days before you develop symptoms

Please contact the hospital to discuss your admission.

For visitors

If you have a fever or respiratory infection (such as shortness of breath or cough), and have:

  • travelled (including transit) to mainland China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand and Singapore in the last 14 days before you develop symptoms
    OR
  • had close contact with a person with confirmed COVID-19 in the last 14 days before you develop symptoms

Please do not visit any patients or enter our hospital.

More information

Please access the Department of Health website for your state for the latest information: