INCREASED COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS REMAIN IN PLACE FOR HOSPITALS.
Toowong Private Hospital is OPEN to:
· PATIENT VISITORS & NON-ESSENTIAL PERSONS
Patient Visiting Times:
Monday to Friday
2:00pm to 5:30pm
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Saturday and Sunday
10:00am to 12:00pm
1:00pm to 5:30pm
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Toowong Private Hospital will be practising:
· UNIVERSAL MASKING (with flat surgical mask) of all patients and visitors
Restrictions and screening processes apply to everyone entering Toowong Private Hospital.
You may not visit if;
you have been diagnosed with COVID-19, unless it has been 7 days since diagnosis and no symptoms remain; or
you have arrived from overseas within the last 7 days; or
you have been informed or you have become aware that you are a close contact of a diagnosed person, unless it has been 7 days since their diagnosis; or
you have a temperature equal to or higher than 37.5 degrees or symptoms consistent with COVID-19 (for example, a cough, sore throat, breathing difficulties or shortness of breath; or
you have been tested for COVID-19 and have not yet received the results of that test, unless the test was for a surveillance testing obligation under a Public Health Direction or Protocol approved by the Chief Health Officer.
Masking and PPE requirements for all Staff and Medical Council Members is in line with “high risk” requirements.
Changes to COVID-19 restrictions change rapidly. Please contact the hospital for accurate up-to-date COVID-19 restrictions.
Toowong Private Hospital recognises the significant distress the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic and its associated impacts is having on society in general and the increase mental ill health this is causing, for not just existing mental health patients, but many people within the Australian community.
Toowong Private Hospital is committed to continuing to provide high quality psychiatric care and services to patients across all settings of care including inpatient, day patient and community. All of our services have been modified to accommodate social distancing requirements and other safety measures introduced to contain the spread of COVID-19. This means that some of our services and treatments have been modified. It has also resulted in some of our services and treatments being available remotely via telehealth means (including video and telephone contacts).
Hospital Services and Treatment:
Existing referral pathways remain and should be used.
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