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- Visitor information
Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) precautions
To help keep our patients, caregivers, visitors and community safe we have changed our visiting hours and introduced the folloring visiting restrictions.
Thank you in advance for your support of this.
The new visiting hours are restricted to 10.00am to 12.00pm and 5.00pm to 7.00pm daily.
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.
For adult patients:
- only one adult can visit at any one time
For maternity patients:
- only one designated visitor the entire stay for maternity patients
For child patients (under 16 years):
- two designated adults are allowed per day and visitors must be the same each day
- children with confirmed COVID-19 can have a maximum of one adult visitor per day
Note: children aged 16 years and under are not permitted to visit patients at any time.
Outpatients or emergency patients
For outpatients or emergency patients:
- one adult only may accompany a patient to an Emergency Department or a hospital-based outpatient appointment (including day surgery).
These 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 social distancing at all times around the hospital.
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 the hospital, clinics, wards, patient rooms and toilets.
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).
The COVID Clinic is open on weekdays 10.00am to 6.00pm and on weekends and public holidays from 10.00am to 4.00pm.
Download map for location.
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-19 clinic; or contact your GP.
You can also call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.
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 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.
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.
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
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