COVID Clinic:Open weekdays 8.00am to 6.00pm, weekends 8.00am to 4.00pm and Australia Day: 8.00am to 2.00pm. Accessible via main entrance, corner of Yelverton Drive and Centennial Place.

Visitor information

We encourage visitors to come to hospital as visits from loved ones can benefit overall wellbeing and recovery.

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) precautions 

 To help keep our patients, caregivers, visitors and community safe we have changed our visiting hours and introduced some visiting restrictions.

Visiting hours

To help keep our patients, caregivers, visitors and community safe we have changed our visiting hours and introduced some visiting restrictions.

 Standard visiting hours for most wards are to 3.00pm to 8.00pm daily.

Exceptions for the following areas:

  • Children’s Ward (Ward 2D): 8.00am to 8.00pm
  •  Mental Health Unit: 10.00am to 12.00pm, 3.00pm to 5.00pm, 6.30pm to 8.00pm
  • Critical Care Unit/Intensive Care unit: 10.00am to 1.30pm and 3.00pm to 8.00pm
  • Maternity Unit (not Birth Suite): 8am to 1pm and 3pm to 8pm.

 Please ensure physical distancing requirements are maintained throughout the visit.

Confirmed or queried COVID-19 patients

No visitors are permitted for adult patients who have: 

  • tested positive to COVID-19, or 
  • are waiting to be tested or 
  • are awaiting results.

Adult patients

For adult patients:

  • two visitors at any one time 

Maternity patients

For maternity patients:

  • two visitors at any one time during designated visiting hours in the Maternity Unit. 
  • two designated birthing partners in the Birth Suite - no children are allowed in the Birth Suite  


For child patients (under 16 years):

  • two visitors at any one time.
  • one boarder can stay overnight.
  • children with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 can have one designated adult visitor for the duration of their stay.

Outpatients or emergency patients

For outpatients or emergency patients:

  • two visitors may accompany a patient to an Emergency Department or a hospital-based outpatient appointment (including day surgery).

Visiting restrictions may be reconsidered under exceptional or compassionate circumstances – please discuss with the hospital treating team.

Please remember to keep a safe distance between yourself and others and practice physical distancing at all times around the hospital, including lifts and patient rooms.

Visitors should not visit the hospital if unwell.

Visitors should wash their hands with soap and water for 20 seconds or use alcohol-based hand sanitiser regularly, especially before and after entering hospitals, clinics, wards, patient rooms and toilets.

Additional considerations

In the interests of protecting the safety of patients within our facilities, St John of God Health Care hospitals in Western Australia will only be permit visitors to enter a Western Australian St John of God Hospital if they can demonstrate they:

  • have quarantined in WA for a period of 14 days, and 
  • have had a negative COVID-19 test result within the last 3 days of that quarantine period.

Visitors will not be given an exemption to visit St John of God Health Care hospitals in Western Australia during their quarantine period.  

Visitors who are quarantining should not be residing with family members who are visiting the hospital.

In the absence of visiting in person, we will work closely with patients and loved ones to facilitate interaction via video communications mediums (Skype, Facetime etc.)

You should not visit the hospital if you:

  • have travelled outside of Western Australia within 14 days of the planned visit
  • have recently come into contact with a person who has a confirmed case of COVID-19.
  • are feeling unwell.

This decision has been made in the best interests of you, your family, all our patients and caregivers, and to help us protect the more vulnerable in our facilities.

COVID Clinic


St John of God Midland Public and Private Hospital’s COVID Clinic is only accessible via our main entrance located on the corner of Yelverton Drive and Centennial Place).
COVID Clinic opening hours:
Weekdays: 8.00am to 6.00pm*
Weekends: 8.00am to 6.00pm

*26 January 2021, Australia Day public holiday: 8.00am to 2.00pm

No bookings are required and please expect delays during peak periods (warm clothes are recommended). 

Download map for location.

More information

Please read our latest advice about what to do if you have an upcoming admission or want to visit someone in hospital.

If you are seeking assistance, or testing for coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit your nearest COVID clinic; or contact your GP.

You can also call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.

Visitors walking into hospital

A range of spaces can be accessed when you are visiting patients including courtyards, patient lounges and our cafe. You are also welcome to spend time in patient rooms.

Please consider the wellbeing of our patients and caregivers when visiting the hospital and delay your visit if you are unwell. Children under the age of 12 must be supervised at all times.

The main hospital entrance off Centennial Place is open from 6.00am to 8.00pm every day.

The hospital’s Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Visiting hours

Visiting hours on most wards are from 3.00pm to 8.00pm. You may also visit our maternity ward in the morning from 8.00am to 1.00pm and our Critical Care Unit from 10.00am to 1.30pm.

Please observe rest periods on each ward when no visitors are allowed ask our caregivers for further information on visiting patients outside these hours.

Smoke free

St John of God Midland Public Hospital is a smoke free hospital. Our buildings and grounds are 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 our boundaries.


Our main entrance faces Centennial Place. Entry to our Emergency Department is via a separate entrance on Clayton Street.

Our main reception is conveniently located on the ground floor, at the main entrance. Please ask our welcome volunteers or reception staff if you need further information including directions.

Also located at our main entrance is a detailed map of the hospital. This map outlines where wards and departments are located within the hospital.

The hospital is separated into five levels. Each level has a number, name, colour and symbol associated with it to help you find your way around the hospital.

To view the Word document of the hospital directory.

Family support

Sometimes coming to hospital can be a distressing experience. Our pastoral practitioners provide confidential and professional support to address your spiritual and emotional needs, whether you are a patient or visiting a loved one and can be access in times of need.


If you are visiting a patient from out of the area, you may need to find accommodation near the hospital. This list is provided for information only and does not include all accommodation in the area. The hospital does not endorse these facilities:

  • Midland Tourist Park - 6 Toodyay Road, Middle Swan, tel: (08) 9274 3002
  • Budget Hotel Midland - 51 Victoria Street, Midland, tel: (08) 9250 2688
  • Banksia Tourist Park - 219 Midland Road, Hazelemere, tel: (08) 9250 2398
  • Quest Midland - 3 The Crescent, Midland, tel: 6148 3900
  • Travellers Rest Motel (includes accommodation options for people with disability) - 8855 Great Eastern Highway, Mundaring, tel: (08) 9295 2950
  • Supreme Holiday Accommodation - 7 Templeman Place, Midland, tel: 0413 004 414