COVID-19 information for patients and families

To help protect our people, patients and communities, we are screening everyone who enters our main hospital buildings. Some of our entrances may be closed or have reduced access.

Please check our COVID-19 information page for more updates before coming to our sites.

Information for Surgical Patients

Preparing for Surgery

image for the pre-admission facility Having completed the pre-admission process, your next step is to be admitted to the Hospital for your surgery.

Please download the Pre-Admission Facility Pamphlet (49 KB pdf file) or pick one up in the Pre-Admission Facility in the Hospital. Read it and bring it with you when you are to be admitted for surgery. It contains full instructions on how to prepare for admission.

In order to help you get ready for your surgery, we have outlined some of the items that are most relevant to you.