COVID-19 virus Preventative Measures

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 Updated on 23 March 2020




All Patients and Visitors
Please be aware that we will not accept patients or visitors who:

  • are suspected of having COVID-19
  • have a respiratory infection
  • have travelled abroad in the last 14 days
  • have had close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days
  • have had contact with, or live with, someone who is in compulsory self-quarantine

Please contact us to reschedule your appointment if you meet any of the criteria listed above.

If you have been living with someone in compulsory quarantine a COVID-19 test will be required pre-admission.

A booking is required for consultation at Matilda Medical Centre in Central.

For enquiries, please call 2849 0111.


We follow the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) guidelines with strict triage, visitors and patients must:

  • wear their own surgical mask before entering the hospital
  • provide personal information and complete a health questionnaire
  • have their temperature checked
  • perform hand hygiene

Under Cap 599D, it is an offence to state false/misleading information to a medical practitioner.

Hospital Entrance:
8am to 8pm - Outpatient Department
8pm to 8am - Ground Floor Main Reception


Visiting arrangements

  • one adult only
  • between 10am and 8pm daily
  • Parents of paediatric patients or carers of infirm patients in a private room have unrestricted visiting


Classes and tours
Classes and hospital tours are suspended until further notice. If you have a class booked please call us to reschedule t 2849 0111.

Private home antenatal classes are available in Cantonese and English. Please call 2849 0321 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to enquire or make a booking.


Centre for Health Protection Notification

The hospital is required to notify all cases to the CHP who present with fever, acute respiratory illness, pneumonia or diarrhoea and have travelled to a place with active community transmission of COVID-19 or had close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days. These cases will be transferred to designated public hospitals for further clinical management.

Visit Centre for Health Protection website for quarantine requirements.

As the situation evolves, the preventative measures may change.

For enquiries, please call 2849 0111.