COVID-19 Status

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    Please note: COVID-19 testing is not conducted at this site. For a COVID-19 test, please go to one of Queensland Health's approved testing locations.

    Patient and visitor information

    Updated: Monday 10 January 2022

    From Monday 10 January, all patients booked for surgery will receive a rapid antigen test (RAT) upon arrival. This will be provided by and facilitated by the hospital.

    Due to the increase of COVID-19 in the community, visitors will be RESTRICTED from Tuesday 11 January.

    MASKS ARE MANDATORY ON SITE AT ALL TIMES

    Exceptions this decision include the following: 

    • A support person may remain with a patient if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 
    • A support person may remain with a patient in the Emergency Centre if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 
    • A support person accompanying a maternity patient. 
    • End of life support, which must be approved by the hospital General Manager. 

     

    We ask all our visitors to comply with these requirements and to treat our staff and volunteers with respect. Any abusive or disruptive behaviour will not be tolerated.

    Visit Queensland Health for the latest COVID-19 Status.

    COVID-19 Information

    • Visitor Screening

    • Exemptions

    • I am visiting a patient who is staying overnight or longer

    • I am visiting a patient in the Maternity Unit

    • I am attending the hospital for a day of surgery admission

    • I am attending Buderim Emergency Centre

    • I am attending the hospital for an appointment

    Visiting hours

    Visitors are restricted.

    Exceptions include the following: 

    • A support person may remain with a patient if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 
    • A support person may remain with a patient in the Emergency Centre if they are carer for a child under the age of 18 or carer for a patient with a disability. 
    • A support person accompanying a maternity patient. 
    End of life support, which must be approved by the hospital General Manager.

    Further questions

    If you have questions about your individual circumstances please call the Buderim Private Hospital Switch 07 5430 3303 and ask to speak to the manager of the ward, where your loved one is a patient.