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Guidelines for visitors

Updated guidelines for hospital visitors

Are you visiting a patient at The Friendlies Hospital? Please help us care for our patients by reading the Visitor Guidelines before entering: You can visit if: You can visit during the visiting hours below (With one other person) 10am to 8pm / CCU – No Visitors from 1pm to 3pm • You are supporting a child and you are the child’s parent, guardian or carer • You are visiting a person with a disability and you are the person’sMore

International Nurses Day

Last week and we celebrated International Nurses Day at The Friendlies with a special breakfast and afternoon tea for our nursing staff. The contribution from our nursing team touches all ages; taking care of patients who are sometimes at their lowest point in life takes dedication, resilience and courage.  We see you and we thank you for improving the health outcomes of our most vulnerable. Keeping a hospital running requires a great deal of organisation and administration. We would alsoMore

The Friendlies Wins Studer Group Australian Healthcare Organisation of Distinction Award

The Friendly Society Private Hospital, affectionately known as “The Friendlies,” has been awarded the Studer Group Australian Healthcare Organisation of Distinction. In 2012, The Friendlies was introduced to Evidence-Based Leadership℠ (EBL) by Studer Group Australia. Since then, the Friendlies has grown to a 142-bed hospital and have expanded our allied health, oncology and emergency services, ready to embark on our next expansion over the next three years. We began our EBL journey with a commitment to staff to be theMore

The Friendlies is now offering FREE Home Delivery

The Friendly Society Pharmacy is continuing to provide our essential services to the community during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The current government instructions that are in place are to help stop the spread of the virus, this means for most of us we are to remain at home unless you are shopping for essentials, receiving medical care, exercising or attending work/education. These temporary measures will protect the most vulnerable members of our community. Friendly Society Pharmacy is here to help by offering FREE Home Delivery! This offer applies to customers who meetMore