In response to the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation, we are reducing visitors to our hospital. For more information about restrictions in place, please visit the Information for the community COVID-19 and Visiting public hospitals pages.
Visitors must not enter our hospital if you are unwell or have a fever, chills, cough, sore throat, runny nose or shortness of breath.
We thank you for your understanding.
For information on the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Testing Clinic at Flinders Medical Centre, visit the COVID-19 Testing Clinic webpage.
SA Health provides regular updates on COVID-19 (Coronavirus). For more information and resources, visit SA Health’s Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) webpage.
Southern Adelaide Local Health Network values the role of visitors and understands the importance of loved ones presence in healing, comfort, information gathering and sharing decision making.
Flinders Medical Centre welcome patient visitors 7 days per week (including public holidays) between the hours of 8.00am to 8.00pm, if you would like to visit outside these hours we ask that you contact the Ward to discuss further via our switchboard (08) 8204 5511.
Some areas have therapy, rest and treatment sessions during some hours, these are detailed below:
- Neonatal Unit: Quiet time between 12.00 noon and 3.00pm, the lights are dimmed to help babies rest. Please note that visiting needs to be approved by parents of the baby. Parents and brothers and sisters of the baby can visit at any time.
- If you have a cold, flu, diarrhoea or vomiting symptoms you should not visit until you feel well, for the reason of patient safety and wellbeing.
- We want to keep children safe therefore when visiting they must be directly supervised by an adult at all times.