Kingston Soldiers Memorial Hospital

Contact details

Directions

For all emergencies phone 000Kingston Soldiers Memorial Hospital



Kingston Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital provides acute services ranging from in-hospital care for adults and children by local general practitioners to outpatients and aged care beds.

Patients may commence their stay at Kingston Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital but finish their care at one of the neighbouring hospitals with specialist medical or allied health input when required. All hospitals in the South East work collaboratively to support the patient care needs of the region.

Mental health emergency

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency you can present to the accident and emergency service at Kingston Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital.Another alternative is the 24-hour telephone assistance and information. Please telephone Rural and Remote Mental Health Service on 13 14 65 for mental health counselling, support and information.

Visiting hours

Visitors play an important part in any patient’s stay. Visitors are encouraged to visit within the following times:

Hospital visitors: 11.00 am to 8.00 pm daily

  • All visitors must wear a surgical mask.
  • Visitor numbers are not restricted however, we ask that you continue to comply with physical distancing and room capacity notices.
  • Please ensure that you check in and scan the QR code on arrival

𝗣𝗹𝗲𝗮𝘀𝗲 𝗗𝗼 𝗡𝗢𝗧 𝘃𝗶𝘀𝗶𝘁 𝗶𝗳 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲:

  • a temperature higher than 38 degrees Celsius, fever, chills or symptoms of acute respiratory infection in the preceding 72 hours
  • been a known contact with a person who has a confirmed case of COVID-19 for 14 days from exposure (except for the purposes of obtaining medical care or medical supplies).
  • tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 10 days.

Emergency Department: At present, no visitors can enter the Emergency Department (ED) to accompany a patient at any of our sites. Exceptions are at the discretion of nursing and midwifery staff, whom permission should first be obtained.

Residential Aged Care Facilities: Before entering one of our LCLHN Residential Aged Care Facilities, you will need to complete a visitor screening checklist on arrival.

  • Completed hand hygiene practices
  • Wearing a surgical mask
  • Taken a rapid antigen test (RAT) with a negative result
  • Proof of Influenza vaccination
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccinations
  • You are not a known close contact of COVID-19 (past 14 days)
  • You have not been directed to quarantine or isolate (past 14 days)
  • You have not tested positive for COVID-19 (past 10 days)
  • You have not experienced fever, chills, symptoms of an acute respiratory infection such as a cough, sore throat or shortness of breath, or loss of taste and smell in the last 72 hours
  • Checked your temperature and it is less than 38 degrees Celsius
  • Scanned the QR code and completed the Aged Care Register

COVID-19

Car parking

Parking is available at the front of the hospital on Young Street.

Disabled access

Kingston Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital has full disability access. If you have special needs and are unsure, please contact reception who will assist you with your specific enquiry.