COVID Clinic at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

COVID clinics are operating at Sir Charles Gairdner, Fiona Stanley, Royal Perth hospitals between the hours of 8am – 8pm, seven days a week.

You should attend the clinic if you have fever and respiratory symptoms, such as a cough or sore throat, and:

  • have returned from overseas travel in the last 14 days, or
  • are a contact of a confirmed COVID-19 case, or
  • believe you have been in contact with a person infected with COVID-19.

Patients will be screened and where appropriate tested, provided with appropriate information and referred for further medical treatment if necessary. The criteria for testing will be updated according to changes in the disease pattern in WA.

People who do not meet the criteria will not be tested.

People who are tested and well enough will be asked to self-isolate while they await test results, which is generally 48 hours. Anyone who is confirmed to have COVID-19 who does not require hospitalisation will be asked to stay in home isolation as instructed by the public health team.

Read more in the COVID Clinics - Frequently asked questions (external PDF 278KB).

The community is reminded that the clinics are not intended to replace the medical care available through their GP.

If you are seriously unwell outside of clinic hours please visit your nearest emergency department or call 000 for urgent attention.

Clinic location

The COVID Clinic at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital is located in C Block, Hospital Avenue, QEII Medical Centre. Signs are in place at the hospital to direct you to the clinic.

Please use outside pathways to access the clinic and do not enter hospital buildings.

Information for the community

Read information for the community about COVID-19 (HealthyWA)

Read simple steps to protect yourself from viruses (HealthyWA)

Watch short videos about COVID-19

Visit the WA Health YouTube channel (external link) to watch a series of short videos covering common questions about COVID-19

Information for health professionals, employers and industries

Visit the Department of Health (external site) for information for health professionals, aged care, travel and tourism, employers and other industries, including daily snapshots.

Last Updated: 23/03/2020