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King Island District Hospital and Health Centre

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Contact details

Address

35 Edward Street, Currie,
King Island TAS 7256

COVID-19 visitor restrictions

COVID-19 visitor restrictions

  • The safety of you and all patients, visitors and staff is very important.
  • Restrictions means limiting the number of people in the hospital.
  • This will help prevent any spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

All visitors need to be fully vaccinated. Exemptions are available on compassionate grounds. Please contact the hospital for further information.

Please don’t visit the hospital if you or anyone you live with:

  • have a cold, diarrhoea, vomiting or any infectious condition
  • is unwell
  • has a fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose or shortness of breath
  • has lost their sense of taste or smell
  • is awaiting a coronavirus (COVID-19) test result
  • has coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • must self-isolate due to coronavirus (COVID-19) and is not yet allowed to leave
  • was in contact with someone in the last 14 days confirmed to have coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • arrived in Tasmania within the last 14 days from 'medium risk' or 'high risk' location.

You may also be asked to leave while clinical and personal care procedures are being carried out.

For patient admission information, visit the For Patients section on our website.

For more information go to Coronavirus.tas.gov.au.

Visitor numbers

  • You may be accompanied by a caregiver or support person if required however if you are independent and attending an appointment, it is recommended that the person bringing you does not attend the facility unless required.
  • One person only may visit a patient at any one time.

Our services

The King Island Multi-Purpose Centre operates as a multipurpose centre with six acute care beds, eight high care and six low care residential aged care beds.

The centre also coordinates the delivery of a broad range of community services, visiting service and support groups such as community nursing, child health, dental services, ante-natal clinics and alcohol and drug services.

View services available at King Island District Hospital and Health Centre

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