Welcome to Nepean Private Hospital
At Nepean Private Hospital our patients come first. For over twenty years our 109 patient-bed hospital has been providing high quality healthcare to the broader communities of Penrith. Our hospital provides a full range of surgical and medical services including orthopaedics, urology, ear, nose and throat, paediatrics, gastroenterology and endoscopy, general, bariatric, gynaecology, plastic and reconstructive surgeries as well as neurosurgery dental. With a dedicated women's health unit we provide a hoslistic maternity service for mother and baby, this service also includes a special care nursery. In March 2016, we opened our state of the art Cardiac Cath Lab to complement our growing Cardiology service and Critical Care Unit. Our hospital is dedicated to anticipating and exceeding patients’ needs, your care is important to us.
Patients are advised to contact the hospital on 02 4732 7333 before arriving at the hospital if they have travelled internationally or from a known hotspot within the last 14 days. If you have respiratory symptoms such as cough, fever, sore throat, shortness of breath, loss of smell, taste or appetite, muscle or joint pain or have been in close contact within the last 14 days with a confirmed case of Novel Coronavirus.
Nepean Private Hospital’s priority is to maintain the safety of our patients, staff and visitors at all times.
In a proactive, cautious response to the presence of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), we decided to temporarily reduce patient visitors. Due to the easing of these restrictions we have reviewed our visiting policy and are pleased to advise the new guidelines.
During your upcoming Hospital stay Visiting hours are from:
Monday to Friday – 1.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Saturday & Sunday – 11.00 am to 3.00 pm
- Maximum of 2 visitors per patient at a time
- 1 person per 2sqm rule
- Children under the age of 12 are now allowed to visit
- All visitors to check in at our Screening station
In special circumstances visiting hours may be flexible. Please contact the hospital prior to your arrival, or discuss with the Nurse Unit Manager on your ward.
In a proactive, cautious response to the presence of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), we decided to temporarily reduce patient visitors to the Special Care Nursery, Maternity Ward and Delivery Suite. Due to the easing of these restrictions we have reviewed our visiting policy to the above units and are pleased to advise the new guidelines.
During your upcoming Hospital stay:
- All day visiting for your partner / support person
- In Delivery Suite your partner / support person plus one other support person can be permitted to be with you
- 2 visitors per patient at a time (if partner is not visiting) during visiting hours of 1.00 pm – 8.00 pm Monday to Friday or 11.00 am – 3.00 pm Saturday and Sunday
- Siblings may visit and be accompanied by your partner / support person and must remain in your room
Please be assured that we are acting with continued caution to safeguard the wellbeing of you and your baby and give you the best start to new parenthood. We therefore ask that other family and friends do not visit.
We acknowledge the Darug people as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we live and work. We acknowledge the Elders, both past and present.