coronavirus information

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Great Ocean Road Health is closely monitoring the COVID19 situation. Our information provides updates, answering your questions about the latest news, current facts and figures, travel advice and any other information you may need.

If you are concerned, call the coronavirus hotline 1800 675 398 (24 hours). Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.

Current Restrictions

 
Refer to the latest restrictions PDF facts sheet (17/2/2021)
 
Visit the Department of Health and Human Services website for reliable, up-to date information www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus

GORH RESTRICTION UPDATE

In line with government directives, visitors are restricted at GORH and please refer to other service restrictions during the five day lock down.
– Visitors: One household may visit a patient once per day. Exceptions continue to apply. Symptomatic individuals (e.g. sore throat), close contacts and returned international travellers excluded from visiting.
– Hospital staff will be required to wear appropriate PPE gear.
– All Allied Health, Community Care and Visiting Specialist will resume services.
 
Our Urgent Care and Medical Centres will be open as usual. So please contact the Lorne Medical Centre on 5289 4333 or Apollo Bay Medical Centre on 5237 8595 if you are unwell. For an emergency, contact the Lorne Community Hospital on 5289 4300 or Otway Health on 5237 8500.

 

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