George Town District Hospital and Community Service

George Town District Hospital and Community Service

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 George Town District Hospital and Community Services provide 15 acute care beds, physiotherapy and visiting services. Other services provided by the Hospital include Community Nursing, Home Help/Personal Care and Home Maintenance.

Service Location Details

George Town District Hospital and Community Health Centre
47 Anne Street
7253

Site Access Details

Disabled Access; Onsite Parking; Disabled Toilet

Emergency Contact Details

In a medical emergency dial '000' for an ambulance

Opening Hours

The Hospital operates 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
Other services located within the centre operate Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm.

General Phone Number

(03) 6702 6020