Visitors to Tallangatta Health Service


Following NSW COVID-19 outbreaks, there have been further updates / easing to Victorian restrictions. Below are the current restrictions in place.

 

Visitor restrictions

Acute Hospital Visitors

Visitor restrictions – No restrictions to the number of visits, visitors per day, or the duration of the visits.

 

Visiting hours are between 12.30pm and 4.30pm.

From 11.59pm, Sunday 17 January 2021, face masks will continue to be mandatory when visiting hospitals. You must not visit people in hospital if you feel unwell.

Aged Care

Visitor restrictions – No restrictions to the number of visits, visitors per day, or the duration of the visits.

 

Visiting hours are between 12.30pm and 4.30pm.

From 11.59pm, Sunday 17 January 2021, face masks will continue to be mandatory when visiting aged care facilities. You must not visit people in aged care facilities if you feel unwell.

Palliative Care

Visitor restrictions – No restrictions to the number of visits, visitors per day, or the duration of the visits.

 

Visiting hours are between 12.30pm and 4.30pm.

From 11.59pm, Sunday 17 January 2021, face masks will continue to be mandatory when visiting hospitals. You must not visit people in hospital if you feel unwell.

Excluded Persons

Excluded persons cannot enter the facility for any reason.

You must not enter if you:

  • are awaiting a coronavirus (COVID-19) test result (unless granted exemption under exceptional circumstances)
  • are unwell with symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19), such as a cough, sore throat, runny nose, shortness of breath, fever or loss of sense of taste or smell
  • have a temperature higher than 37.5 degrees Celsius
  • arrived in Australia within the last 14 days
  • have been diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID-19) and have not yet been given clearance from self-isolation
  • have had known contact in the past 14 days with a person who was a confirmed case of coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • have been told to quarantine for 14 days.

Travel Permits

New South Wales Border Towns

  • Victoria’s Chief Health Officer has now declared all Local Government Areas (LGAs) in New South Wales’ border bubble to be green zones.
  • From 6pm on Monday 18 January anyone who has been in Albury City, Balranald Shire, Bega Valley Shire, Berrigan Shire, City of Broken Hill, Edward River Council, Federation Council, Greater Hume Shire, Hay Shire, Lockhart Shire, Murray River Council, Murrumbidgee Council, Snowy Monaro Regional Council, Snowy Valleys Council, City of Wagga Wagga, Wentworth Shire for the last 14 days will not be required to self-quarantine, get tested within 72 hours of arrival and remain in self-quarantine until they receive a negative result.
  • Cross border community residents are not required to obtain a green zone travel permit as long as they provide a valid form of ID with their address – like a driver licence.
  • However, if you have been in a current orange zone in the last 14 days – such as the Greater Sydney area excluding the 10 red zone LGAs, you must apply for an orange zone permit and agree to the conditions including the requirement to self-quarantine, get tested within 72 hours of arrival and remain in self-quarantine until you receive a negative test result.
  • If you have been to a current red zone area in the last 14 days you cannot travel to Victoria without an exemption, exception or permitted worker permit.