COVID-19 Update - Disability Services

 

Royal Rehab is committed to keeping our residents, staff and the wider community safe during the evolving pandemic. We thank you for your cooperation and support. 

Conditions of Entry

In line with the NSW Health Regulations, Royal Rehab disability group homes will continue to welcome visitors for our clients complying with the following requirements:

  • Masks MUST be worn at ALL times while in the home
  • QR code check-in is required at each visit
  • Each HOME can allow 2 vaccinated visitors and 2 children under 12 per client, per day at a time in the house
  • Each visitor must be vaccinated (both dose 1 and 2) and provide evidence to the Accommodation Manager prior to visiting
  • Visits need to be booked with the Accommodation Manager
  • If you have returned from overseas in the past 14 days, you must produce evidence of your negative COVID-19 test results taken on or after day 15 following your arrival.

Everyone is reminded of the importance of maintaining social distancing, performing regular hand hygiene, and adhering to infection control guidelines.

 

Stay Up to Date on COVID Hotspots

 

NSW Government is identifying people who have been a close contact of a confirmed case of COVID-19 and advise the next steps.

You are encouraged to stay up-to-date and informed on the hotspots by visiting the following website https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/latest-news-and-updates 

 

Further instructions and advices specific to residential disability care facilities can be found at  https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/covid-19/Pages/disability-latest-advice.aspx

 

For information on restrictions around travelling to NSW from interstate visit https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/what-you-can-and-cant-do-under-rules/border-restrictions.

 

 

Get Tested

It is essential that we all continue to remain alert for symptoms. Should you have any cold or flu-like symptoms, even if they are mild, arrange a COVID-19 test ASAP — do not wait to see how your symptoms progress. To arrange testing call your local GP, call the Healthdirect hotline on 1800 022 222, or visit one of the public COVID-19 clinics.

 

Thank you for your continued support.