Changes to visiting guidance update September 11 2020

11th September 2020
Changes to visiting guidance

From Friday 11th September, only one member of a family will be permitted a visit once a week. This must be arranged by appointment with a nurse in charge of the ward or facility they intend to visit.

Visits will be permitted in exceptional circumstances including end of life care.

The only exceptions are:

  • Children’s Hospital – Any child admitted can be accompanied by one parent.
  • Maternity Hospital – A person in labour can be accompanied by one birthing partner