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Last update: Wednesday 11 May
Visitor restrictions are currently in place across all St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne sites. These changes are to help keep our patients and visitors stay safe.
From Thursday 12 May 2022, visitor restrictions in the overnight areas at Fitzroy campus, St Vincent’s Hospital on the Park, St George’s and Caritas Christi will be as follows:
(Please note that the below information is in line with the latest Department of Health advice and does not apply to Residential Aged Care Facilities where testing is currently mandatory).
Rapid Antigen Tests can be obtained from state-run COVID testing sites (present with Medicare card), bought from local pharmacies and supermarkets, or provided to you upon arrival at the Hospital.
Visitors can perform their Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) at home or upon arrival at the Hospital, noting that delays may occur on site.
Vaccinated visitors who have a mask exemption
Visitors under 16
Visits will be approved on compassionate grounds when:
When visits on compassionate grounds for end of life care are approved: