Important information for visitors to Monash Health.
Visitor restrictions are in place
As part of our response to the COVID-19 outbreak, we have further reduced visiting hours and visitor limits.
We understand this may cause disappointment, but the health and safety of our patients, visitors, employees, and communities must be our top priority.
For the latest information about visitor restrictions:
Please visit the Coronavirus (COVID-19) page > Visitor restrictions.
All visitors will be screened for signs of COVID-19. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
For the latest changes to Monash Health services, screening clinics and resources please view the information about coronavirus disease (COVID-19) page.
Pharmaceutical and industry visitors
Please note that pharmaceutical and medical industry visitors are not authorised to visit any Monash Health site at the moment.
We continue to take every step to reduce risks for patients, employees, and our limited number of authorised visitors.
Visitors must be respectful of the patient, other patients, visitors and staff.
There may be times when visitors will be asked to leave the patient to enable staff to attend to a patient’s care or to provide appropriate patient privacy. Visitors will be advised when they can return to the ward/unit.
Consideration should be given to keeping noise at a minimum, so please use radios, televisions, mobile phones, etc quietly.
Visitors are asked to always wash their hands before and after spending time with a patient. Please use hand cleaner pumps provided.
Visitors who feel unwell or who have experienced fever/chills, sore throat, cough, vomiting or diarrhoea in the previous 48 hours are asked not to visit until they are well.
Patients, support person(s), visitors and staff have a right to feel emotionally and physically safe, to be listened to and treated with respect and dignity. It is a requirement that patients, support person(s), visitors and staff behave in accordance with community and legal expectations.
The following behaviours are not acceptable and will not be tolerated:
- Aggressive behaviour, harassment and intimidation
- Threatening language towards patients, support person(s), visitors or staff
- Physical attacks to people or property
- Obscene, racist, sexist or demeaning language
For more information on visiting at Monash Health please contact Patient Enquiries
|Casey Hospital||(03) 8768 1200|
|Dandenong Hospital||(03) 9554 1000|
|Kingston Centre||(03) 9265 1000|
|Monash Medical Centre||(03) 9594 6666|
|Moorabbin Hospital||(03) 9928 8111|