Day Surgery Information
If you have been booked in for a procedure with one of our doctors, below you will find general information about the day surgery you will be attending.
It is important that you complete the pre-admission form 7 days prior to your procedure.
Please select the day surgery below for further information of each day surgery.
GENERAL DAY SURGERY INFORMATION:
The day prior to admission, a staff member from the Day Hospital will contact you to verify your admission time.
ON THE DAY OF ADMISSION, DO NOT:
- Eat, drink or smoke
- Wear make-up or nail polish
- Wear jewellery or bring valuables with you such as large amounts of cash. The day surgery will not be held responsible for the loss of such items.
It is important that you organise your own transport arrangements prior to your admission as you are unable to drive for at least 24 hours post-surgery.
You will be at the day hospital approximately 2-3 hours from the time of admission to the time of patient discharge.
DISCHARGE FROM THE DAY SURGERY:
The recovery nurse will contact your escort to pick you up from Recovery. Written and verbal discharge instructions will be given to you in recovery. Your escort will be directed to recovery at their arrival at the day hospital so you may be discharged.
- Double Bay Day Hospital
Double Bay Day Hospital
Double Bay Day Hospital is located at:
Level 2 Commercial
451 New South Head Road
Double Bay 2028
Phone: 02 9096 3100
Fax: 02 9096 3130
For patient Admission Forms, please complete the interactive PDF form:
and submit this to the Double Bay Day Hospital at least one week prior to your procedure.
- Prince of Wales Private Hospital
Prince of Wales Private Hospital
Prince of Wales Private Hospital is located at:
Level 5, Prince of Wales Private Hospital
RANDWICK NSW 2031
Phone: 02 9650 4000
Please note that Prince of Wales Private Hospital ONLY notify you of your admission time the day before between 4PM and 7PM.
To complete your admission for the Prince of Wales Private Hospital, you will need to create a patient portal via eAdmissions: https://healthscope.eadmissions.com.au/
- St George Private Hospital
St George Private Hospital
St George Private Hospital is located at:
1 South Street
KOGARAH NSW 2217
Phone: 02 9598 5555
Fax: 02 9598 5000
To complete your admission for the St George Private Hospital, you will need to complete the online MyCare Admission which will find on their website: www.stgeorgeprivate.com.au
- Chris O’Brien Lifehouse
Chris O’Brien Lifehouse
Chris O’Brien Lifehouse is located at:
119-143 Missenden Road,
CAMPERDOWN NSW 2050
Phone: 02 8514 0000
Fax: 02 9383 1090
At consultation with the doctor, you will complete a consent form. This consent will be faxed the Chris O’Brien Lifehouse and you will then receive an information pack in the mail regarding your admission.
You will need to contact Chris O’Brien Lifehouse the day prior to your procedure between 2-4pm to confirm the time of your admission.
- Sydney Day Surgery (Prince Alfred Hospital)
Sydney Day Surgery (Prince Alfred Hospital)
Sydney Day Surgery is located at:
RPAH Medical Centre
106/100 Carillon Avenue
NEWTOWN NSW 2042
Phone: 02 9550 5600
Fax: 02 9517 2024
You will need to complete the admission form provided by your doctor and submit this to Sydney Day Surgery preferably one week prior to your procedure.