04 January 2020

NSW Health will be providing updated information to the media in relation to facilities impacted by the current bushfire crisis.

The updates will be issued at 9am and 4pm and will provide important information on evacuations or patient transfers.

EVACUATIONS – The NSW Health facilities listed below have been or are in the process of being relocated:

Name of Facility Location Status
Tumbarumba Multi-Purpose S​ervice Tumbarumba Relocated
Batlow Hospital Batlow Relocated
Pambula Hospital Pambula Relocated
Delegate Multi-Purpose Service
Delegate
Relocated       
​Tumut District Hospital ​Tumut ​Relocated​

In consultation with other government agencies, NSW Health is currently monitoring the situation in other locations.

Please note: NSW Health cannot provide information on privately run hospitals or aged-care facilities. No personal patient information will be provided to media, however the nominated next-of-kin of re-located patients will be updated by the relevant Local Health District.