New Norfolk District Hospital

New Norfolk District Hospital

Hospitals closed to visitors

All hospitals in Tasmania have been closed to visitors.

There will be exemptions for:

  • A person providing support to a patient for the birth of a child
  • A parent or guardian visiting a dependent child or adult who is a patient
  • A Guardian of a patient
  • Visitors of patients receiving end of life care
  • A person to provide assistance to a patient, if the patient requires physical assistance, assistance with communication or comprehension or assistance with any legal or administrative requirements

Even if visitors meet the criteria for an exemption, they still need to be considered well to be permitted to visit and should not visit if they have a cough, sore throat, fever or other symptoms of acute respiratory infection. In addition, visitors must not have been a recent close contact of someone with COVID-19, or someone who is suspected of having COVID-19, or anyone who has returned from interstate or overseas in the last 14 days.

The New Norfolk District Hospital provides 14 sub-acute beds, radiology, physiotherapy, podiatry, community health, mental health services, child health services and visiting consultants.

Service Location Details

New Norfolk District Hospital
3 Richmond Street
7140

Site Access Details

Disabled Access; Onsite Parking; Disabled Toilet

Emergency Contact Details

In a medical emergency dial '000' for an ambulance

Opening Hours

Hospital services operate 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.
Other services operate Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 5.00pm.

Child Health Centre operating hours:
Appointments available Monday and Tuesday morning, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday afternoons.
Open Sessions - Monday 1.30pm to 3.30pm and Friday 10.00am to 12.00pm.
The Parenting Line is available any time to assist parents with stressful parenting issues or concerns. Phone: 1300 808 178.

General Phone Number

(03) 6166 1300

More Information

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