Whilst coronavirus (COVID-19) has an increasing impact on the health care system urge the community to stay vigilant and up to date with the latest information. Please continue to practice social distancing, wash hands regularly and if you are feeling unwell, stay at home.
Frequently Asked Questions
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COVID-19 Visitor Restrictions
- Visiting hours are strictly between 3pm – 7pm.
- Visiting is restricted to immediate family only and 1 visitor per patient.
- You are able to visit for a period of up to 2 hours only
- Visiting hours are strictly between 9:30am - 11:30am and 1:30pm - 3:30pm
- Strictly NO visits between 12pm - 1pm
- Visiting is restricted to 1 visitor per day.
- Visits are restricted to 1 hour a day.
- Visitors must be over the age of 16
- Long visits can be arranged for special visits with Nurse Unit Managers
In addition to the restrictions listed above; Additional visitor arrangements can be made by appointment on a case by case basis due to complexities of our duty of care and infection and control procedures. This can be arranged by contacting Nurse Unit Managers.
During this pandemic period local charities and businesses are providing care packages to assist people who are mandatory self-isolating, the elderly, the vulnerable or those who are unable to get to the shops for essential items.
The Victorian government also has a similar initiative and the service can be accessed by calling the coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398.
If you do not have ready access to a computer or are unsure how to order online, please call Yarrawonga Health, Community Services, Intake Department on 03 5743-8514 Monday-Friday, for assistance.
Listed below are the local support options.
Open Monday to Friday 1pm to 3pm
No Vouchers required
Ph: 0419 809 171
St Vincent de Paul
Shop 4/3 Witt Street, Yarrawonga
Open by appointment only please call 0434 551 243
Please visit https://www.woolworths.com.au/shop/page/woolworths-basics-box
Orders are via email: Yarrawonga_POS@RITCHIES.COM.AU OR fax: 03 5744 1343