On Site Services
There are no ATMs located within St Vincent’s Private Sydney. The nearest facility is located in the main foyer of St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, next to the cashier’s office.
Banquet, Meeting and Conference Facilities
Fully equipped meeting and function facilities are available. Our Functions Department can assist with any requests. For more information, please call tel: 02 8382 6410.
A coffee cart is located at reception. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 7 am to 6pm and weekends 8.30am-4 pm.
The Wintergarden Coffee Shop is located in the foyer of St Vincent's Clinic. The coffee shop sells food, beverages, newspapers, magazines and confectionery. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 7.00 am to 5.00 pm.
Flowers, plants and small gifts are available from the Fragrant Plum, located in the main foyer of St Vincent’s Hospital. The florist is open Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm and Saturday 9 am to 3 pm. To place an order over the phone, please call tel: 02 8382 3032.Their email address is email@example.com
Limited selections of flowers are also available at the St Vincent’s Private pharmacy.
Our volunteers assist patients to maintain flowers. For infection control purposes, it is not advisable to have potted plants in the hospital.
We offer wireless internet access to all patients. Connection instructions are available from the receptionist and are also displayed on-screen once you are connected to the network, called Patnet. Your user name is your patient identification number, as displayed on your wristband, and your password is your date of birth backwards (YYMMDD). For example, if you were born on the 12 April 1945, your password would be 450412.
Loan notebooks are available for patients who do not have their own notebook or laptop. For more information, please speak to the receptionist on your floor.
If you require an interpreter, please arrange this at your pre-admission interview or ask your nurse to arrange this for you.
An overnight laundry service is available at a fee. Items are collected by 10am and returned the next morning. This service does not include ironing. For more information, please call tel: 02 8382 7200.
Our volunteers provide a library service offering the loan of books and magazines.
Daily newspapers are sold through Volunteer Services, Monday to Friday from 8 am to 12 noon.
We have a massage therapist on site on Thursdays only. Her name is Jane Westheafer. Appointments can be booked by calling our rooms on 02 8382 6935. For your records our office email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
Mail and Postage
Personal mail is delivered to the patient's room. Stamps for outgoing mail can be purchased from the pharmacy on level 4.
On campus the following Mass services are offered.
|Monday Sacred Heart Garden Chapel
|Tuesday Sacred Heart Chapel
|Wednesday St Vincent’s Private Hospital Chapel
|Thursday Sacred Heart Garden Chapel
|Friday Xavier Chapel, St Vincent’s Hospital
As part of our holistic approach to your care, our pastoral care team are available to offer emotional and spiritual support through times of anxiety, stress or concern. They aim to provide a compassionate presence and open and non-judgmental discussion. Your confidentiality is respected.
Although we are a Catholic organisation, our mission is the care of all patients. With this in mind, the pastoral care team have contacts for all local churches, temples and synagogues. In addition, chaplains from various faith traditions and denominations regularly visit St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney. These chaplains are officially endorsed and considered integral to the work of the pastoral care team. Visits can be arranged by contacting your pastoral carer. If you choose, your own minister, priest, rabbi or spiritual advisor is welcome to visit you.
St Vincent's Private Hospital Pharmacy
Our pharmacy is located in the foyer and opens Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.15 pm. As well as medical supplies and prescriptions, the pharmacy offers a wide range of gift ideas that may be hand-delivered to patients. Please contact tel: 02 8382 7465 with the patient’s name to place an order.
Gifts available include:
- Individually crafted gift parcels
- Fresh pre-arranged flowers
- Confectionary, including chocolates and jellies
- Speciality giftware, including soft toys, ornaments and home wares
- Skin care products
Cosmac Surgical Appliances are available from the pharmacy. Trained healthcare professionals are available weekdays to assess, measure and fit surgical garments, including medical compression stockings, travel stockings, body supports and braces. Appointments are advisable, as fittings are required for most items. For more information, please contact tel: 02 8382 7257.
Our chapel is located on level 4 and is open daily from 7 am to 9 pm. Mass is celebrated at 11.30 am on Wednesdays, 10.30 am Saturdays and 10 am on Sundays. It’s also televised throughout the hospital on channel 24.
A Catholic chaplain is available to patients, families and staff. Sacrament of the sick and reconciliation are available through pastoral services.
Eucharist at the Campus Brochure (PDF 756KB)
There is no public telephone at St Vincent's Private Hospital Sydney. The closest public telephone is located on the left hand side of the foyer entrance of St Vincent's Clinic.