Vaccination requirements for visitors
As of Monday 11th October 2021, any persons over the age of 12 - visitors, staff and contractors, entering the facility must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. This means you must have received both doses, with your second dose no less than 14 days prior. To assist with the screening/ sign in process please have your proof of vaccination ready each time you visit. It can be shown either on your phone or a printed copy.
Proof vaccination status can be found at Medicare Online, myGov account or obtain a printed Immunisation Statement from you GP/vaccination provider which shows both doses and dates of administration. Regular visitors are asked to leave a copy of their Covid Vaccination evidence now at admin.
Influenza ( Flu) .
As the main flu season has passed for the year, a current flu vaccination is no longer a requirement to enter an aged care facility. In accordance with the current Public Health Order, a current (2021) flu vaccination was only a requirement for the period from 1 June to 30 September 2021.
Mareeba Aged Care is working hard to keep our residents and families safe from Coronavirus. Please
support us by reading our updates and following the guidance.
Please read the current visitation plan & general information under the headings below for full details.
CURRENT VISITING HOURS
10 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday
10 am to 1 pm Saturday
Sunday and out of hours visits pre-approved by Management
CURRENT VISITATION PLAN:
For urgent advice and updates, please see our Facebook Page:
If you are an out of area visitor, we recommend you phone ahead to confirm current
restrictions/arrangements as it can change at very short notice.
For residents leaving the facility for an approved individual outing, family gathering or group excursion, ensure that:
GENERAL INFORMATION/ Key Updates: