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Visiting Hours

(Updated 25/3/21 at 2:30pm)

Gippsland Southern Health Service continues to review its processes to ensure the safety of our community and staff, whilst balancing the needs of our consumers during the COVID-19 pandemic.  All visitors must wear a face covering unless you have a lawful excuse or an exception.   

If you are visiting a patient in the following areas:

  • Inpatient Services – General Ward (Leongatha)

  • Multifunction Ward (Korumburra)

 

The following apply:

  • Visiting Hours of 2pm-6pm.

  • The number of visitors per day are not restricted, provided they comply with the density quotient that limits the number of persons permitted in a shared place. i.e. maintain at least 1.5 metres between you, the patient and all other people in the facility for the duration of the visit.

If you are visiting a resident in the following areas:

  • Alchera House (Korumburra)

  • Hillside Lodge (Korumburra)

  • Koorooman House (Leongatha)

  • Visiting Hours 2pm to 6pm

  • There are no limits on the purpose of visits, the number of visitors, or the length of the visit.

  • Visitors should maintain at least 1.5 metres between you, the resident and all other people in the facility for the duration of the visit.

  • Visitors to aged care must sign out when leaving the facility.

Maternity Unit

Partner/support person: 

  • For the duration of the labour and may stay after    .

All other visitors: 

  • Visiting Hours of 2pm-6pm.

  • The number of visitors per day are not restricted, provided they comply with the density quotient that limits the number of persons permitted in a shared place.

Contact the Leongatha Hospital Coordinator (Tel: 5667 5669) or Korumburra Supervisor (Tel: 56542752) for further advice..

We thank you for working together to keep our hospital safe.