Patients and visitors
At St John of God
Murdoch Hospital, our care is distinctive with the incorporation of
Mission and Values into everyday
activities, with more than 1600 caregivers providing a warm and
welcoming environment to meet our patients' every need during their
Our nurses and midwives are recognised for their ability to
combine dedicated, patient focused care with the highest levels of
BEFORE you arrive
Before your visit to Murdoch, please ensure you read this
DURING your stay
We have a range of facilities and services available during your
stay with us. Please read the following complete guide to inpatient
services. This guide is also available in your room.
Providing a healthier, cleaner and safer
The St John of God Murdoch Hospital campus is
Our buildings and grounds are completely
smoke-free to create a healthier, cleaner and safer environment for
patients, visitors and caregivers.
Smoking is not permitted in any building,
outdoor area or vehicle within the boundary of our campus.
Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the St
John of God Murdoch Hospital Campus as shown on the map below:
Why is being smoke-free important to
At St John of God Murdoch Hospital, health is
our business. We are dedicated to protecting and promoting the
health of our patients, caregivers and visitors.
Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) comes from
the burning end of a cigarette, pipe or cigar and is also the smoke
breathed out by the smoker. ETS is proven to cause cancer and is an
even greater health threat to people who already have heart and
How does the policy help smokers to
Helping smokers who want to quit is
important to us. Assistance includes access to nicotine replacement
for caregivers. Inpatients are
encouraged to discuss this option with their treating doctor.
More information is available from the
WHS team on 9366 1399 or 9311 4616 and the QUIT Line 13 78 48.