Visitors information

As the safety of our patients and staff remains our highest priority, we continue to maintain strict safety protocols on site, including physical distancing, hand hygiene and wearing of masks.

In response to the recent COVID outbreak in NSW, we have made some changes to our visitor restrictions.

To protect patients and staff, the following visitors are allowed:

  • Visitors for patients who are in a critical condition
  • Visitors for patients receiving palliative care
  • Parent visiting children
  • Partners supporting women giving birth
  • In Maternity Ward visits from immediate family (partner and the newborns’ siblings) will be allowed provided COVID screening criteria is met. Visits for two hours between 2pm and 5pm will be allowed
  • Parents of babes admitted in Special Care Nursery (both parents can visit however only one at a time)

Other compassionate circumstances will be considered on request. 

Permitted visitors must not have travelled to a COVID-19 hotspot, been in close contact with a COVID-19 positive person, or be unwell.

Patients:

If you have visited an exposure venue, please contact the hospital for further advice. If you are experiencing any cold or flu like symptoms, please contact the hospital.

We appreciate your understanding and cooperation during this time

There are a variety of accommodation options available in close proximity to the Hospital and our reception staff will be happy to assist you in any way possible.

There are three recommendations based on proximity to the hospital and other services:

Best Western Blackbutt Inn

80 Orchardtown Road

New Lambton

Ph: 02 4957 3453

Travelodge Newcastle

12 Steel Street

Newcastle

Ph: 02 4926 3777


Executive Inn at West Leagues Club

10 Rugby Road

New Lambton

Ph: 02 4935 1100

For your convenience there is a Hudson's coffee located in the Kingston Building. You will also have access to a retail pharmacy.

Car parking

There are a variety of parking options available for visitors to Newcastle Private Hospital.

There is limited undercover parking in the Kingston Building, dedicated oncology parking, drop off parking, 10 minute parking as well as outdoor parking at the back of Croudace Building.


Airport

The nearest airport is Newcastle Airport at Williamtown.

As the safety of our patients and staff remains our highest priority, we continue to maintain strict safety protocols on site, including physical distancing, hand hygiene and wearing of masks.

In light of the current COVID outbreak, we are no longer able to permit visitors into our hospital until further notice. Limited exceptions apply, including maternity patients (birthing partner allowed in the birthing suite and on the ward post-natal), parents of babies admitted in Special Care Nursery (both parents can visit – one at a time) and compassionate grounds.

Permitted visitors must not have travelled to a COVID-19 hotspot, been in close contact with a COVID-19 positive person, or be unwell.

Patients:

If you have visited an exposure venue, please contact the hospital for further advice. If you are experiencing any cold or flu like symptoms, please contact the hospital.

We appreciate your understanding and cooperation during this time

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