Wollongong Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Your Stay at Wollongong Private Hospital

Your stay

Accommodation

The Hospital offers quality, brand new accommodation with both single and shared rooms available, all with ensuite bathrooms. Each room has a remote control entertainment system with television, Foxtel and radio access, as well as a direct dial telephone line to and from your room for personal calls. Many rooms offer peaceful views of the ocean and surrounding escarpment.

Telephones

Please ask your nurse on admission for details of your direct dial phone number. Local calls made from your room phone are free of charge, however a fee will be incurred for mobile, long distance and international calls on discharge.

Internet

Internet access is available by using wi-fi card purchased at reception.

Video Nurse Call System

For your convenience, each patient room at Wollongong Private Hospital is equipped with the innovative Video Nurse Call system, allowing nursing staff to respond to your needs faster than ever before.

With the touch of a button, our dedicated Video Nurse Call Operator will respond to your request via the television screen in your room. In many instances, the Video Nurse Call Operator can answer your question immediately. If your request cannot be actioned by the operator, an appropriate Nurse will be alerted to attend to your needs.

Please do not hesitate to call the nursing staff via the button located on the bedside handset if you require any assistance.

Dining at Wollongong Private Hospital

As a patient, you will receive fresh, nutritious, restaurant style meals prepared daily by our onsite, qualified chefs. Each morning you will receive a menu from which you may select meals according to your taste and dietary requirements. If you have any concerns with your meals during your stay, please ask your nurse to contact the Catering Manager, who will be happy to meet with you and discuss your requirements further.

Café

Raw Energy Café is conveniently located on Ground Floor of the hospital offering delicious fresh food, juice and coffee. Find out more about Raw Energy Café here.

Ramsay Retail Pharmacy

Ramsay Retail Pharmacy is located on Ground Floor of the hospital and open 6 days a week. Our friendly staff provides a professional and friendly service to all patients, staff and members of the general public. A full range of pharmacy items are available for purchase including health, beauty, toiletries and professional care products. Find out more about Ramsay Retail Pharmacy here.

Newspapers & Magazines

Newspapers and Magazines can be purchased from Raw Energy Café located on Ground Floor.

Laundry

The hospital offers a personal laundry service to patients. Please ask your nurse for more information about how you can arrange to have garments laundered during your stay.

Interpreters

An Interpreter service can be arranged if necessary. Please discuss this requirement with your nurse.

Smoking

Please note, Wollongong Private Hospital is a smoke free campus. Smoking is not permitted on or near the Wollongong Private Hospital grounds.