COVID-19 Information Hub
Find out where you can get tested on the DHHS website or call the dedicated 24/7 hotline on 1800 675 398. The Women’s does not have a testing clinic for coronavirus.
It's ok to reschedule your appointment with us
If you are unwell, waiting on a coronavirus test result or you or someone close to you has recently tested positive for the coronavirus, please call us on (03) 8345 2000 to let us know.
You will not miss out on the care you need. In some cases, we may reschedule your appointment or offer you a telehealth appointment over the phone or video call. Whatever your circumstance, we are here to help you.
New visitor guidelines
There are a number of changes we have made to our visitors policy to ensure our patients and staff at our hospitals are kept safe. Please read the information below ahead of your arrival at the Women's.Learn more
Your hospital visit or stay
We have new policies and visitor restrictions in place for in-patients and women attending clinic appointments, to ensure everyone is kept safe.Learn more
We are now screening everyone entering our hospital. You can find out more about this process here.Learn more
Changes to services
Some of our services have changed their availability and access, an overview of the changes is on this page.Learn more
Advice for pregnant women
The Women's continues to look to authorities for the latest evidence on COVID-19. On this page, you can see a summary of the what the latest evidence tells us.Learn more
Advice for breastfeeding women
On this page you can find the latest information from international health authorities and our own experts on breastfeeding during the COVID-19 pandemic.Learn more
Support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women
We continue to provide the highest level of culturally safe care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and families.Learn more
Tips to reduce your risk
There are simple things you can do to protect yourself, your family and the community during the COVID-19 outbreak.Learn more