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St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Sydney

Our facilities

St Vincent's Private Hospital Sydney is a 310-bed acute care facility offering highly specialised surgical and medical services.

Our experienced and dedicated team of surgeons, nurses and allied health professionals work across our latest facilities, including 16 operating theatres including dedicated robotic theatre, cardiac catheter laboratory, 12-bed intensive care unit, same day surgery centre and post-anaesthetic care unit.

Our core specialities include, orthopaedics, heart and lung surgery, head and neck surgery, neurosurgery, urology, vascular surgery, upper GI/hepatobiliary surgery, ear, nose and throat surgery, colorectal surgery, gynaecology, neurology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, cancer services and mental health. 

Facilities for patients and visitors

All our rooms are private, with an ensuite bathroom, television, telephone and refrigerator. Call bells are situated at every bedside and in the bathrooms to alert nursing staff when you need assistance.
Each room is equipped with a safety deposit drawer.
Your menu has been designed by our team of chefs and dietitians to provide you with balanced and tasty meals incorporating a wide variety of nutritious food.

Our menu management system tracks the specific diet you’re on, the selections you’ve made and any special requests approved by your clinician. We have special guidelines for bringing food or drinks in for patients, it is important that you follow these guidelines.

Meal service times
Meal times vary slightly from ward to ward, but generally meals are served at the following times: Breakfast  7.25am – 8.15am, Lunch 12.25pm –  1.15pm, Dinner 5.25pm – 6.15pm.

Ordering meals is simple
Our team of nutrition assistants can help with your menu selections. Your family or carer may make choices for you. If you’re unable to order, a suitable choice will be made for you. You may also request a small serving if you feel that’s enough for you.

A nurse can help you with meals
A nurse will be available to assist you with eating, drinking and sitting up. If you require packages opened, please let your nutrition assistant know. 

We cater for special diets
While in hospital, you may need to go onto a special diet, with foods that are different in texture and/or taste to what you’re used to having at home – this is to assist your recovery.
We have two cafes located at the Hospital for your convenience, operated by Zouki. Cafe on 3 (Level 3) offers a delicious variety of food and drinks, including burgers, curries, salads, pancakes, sweet treats and freshly made to order sandwiches, as well as newspapers and magazines. Open Monday to Friday 7.00am to 7.00pm. A smaller Cafe is on Level 4 in the main hospital foyer with takeaway food and drink options.

Another cafe is available in St Vincent's Clinic, Wintergarden Cafe, also on Level 4 near the main entrance to the Clinic.
Flowers and small gifts are available at the St Vincent’s Private pharmacy, HPS. For infection control purposes, we do not recommend potted plants in patient rooms.
All patients can access free wifi while in the hospital. 
If you require an interpreter, please arrange this at your pre-admission interview or ask your nurse to arrange it for you.
Personal mail is delivered to your room. Stamps for outgoing mail can be purchased from the pharmacy.
Our pastoral care team is 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 for all faiths.

You can contact the Pastoral and Spiritual Care team on 0456 036 673. Your confidentiality is respected.
Our chapel is located on level 4 and is open daily from 7am to 9pm. Catholic Mass is celebrated on Wednesdays and Sundays at 12.30pm and is also televised throughout the hospital on channel 24.
Our pharmacy is located in the foyer and opens Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.15pm. As well as medical supplies and prescriptions, it offers a wide range of gifts that we can hand-deliver to patients.

Our Leadership Team

The Sydney Executive Leadership team provides management and leadership of our private hospital. Find out more about our Executive Leadership team.

Better and fairer care. Always.

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