New visitor rules at health campus
The WA Country Health Service has announced new visitor restrictions at Albany Health Campus.
Visitors are now only permitted for one hour in the morning and evening, from 10am-11am, and from 7pm-8pm.
Patients in the emergency department, maternity ward or outpatient appointments are only allowed one adult visitor at any time. Other patients are allowed a maximum of two adult visitors.
Children aged 16 or younger are no longer allowed to visit patients.
A WACHS spokeswoman urged visitors to keep a safe distance from others and wash their hands thoroughly and often.