UPDATED SAFETY MEASURES Wednesday 14 October 2020

Thank you for helping us to minimise the risk of transmitting COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Please read the following safety measures we have in place. It is very important that we work together to keep the community safe.

  • If you have recently been to the state of Victoria, or to any other hotspots within Australia, or overseas you are required to self-isolate for 14 days before coming to any of the clinics.
  • If you are feeling unwell, have a fever or flu like symptoms, or have had close contact with a known COVID-19 case within the last 14 days, please contact us on 1300 557 226 and do not come to the clinic for your appointment.

If you are OK to attend your appointment, we ask you to be aware of the current rules in place at Sydney Ultrasound for Woman:

  • All patients and visitors are required to wear a facemask at all times whilst in the clinic.
    If you are unable to source your own, facemasks are available at reception for $2 each. Facemasks may not be removed and any time and must be worn correctly covering mouth and nose.
  • Upon entry to the clinic, please use the hand sanitizer that will be present when you check in.
  • Both you and your support person will need to be screened (this will include temperature taken on arrival).
  • Apologies for the inconvenience but no children are allowed in the clinic at this time. If you bring children to your appointment, you will be asked to rebook.
  • We can only allow 1 support person at your appointment (strictly one patient and only one support person).
  • If there are more than 2 people at the appointment, we apologise but the extra people will be asked to remain outside.
  • You and your support person must respect the social distancing rules while in the waiting room and whilst in the scan room (this means stay 1.5m away from any staff).
  • Our waiting areas have limited capacity due to social distancing laws. If our rooms will exceed capacity you we will need to make arrangements for you to wait outside the clinic and contact you when space is available.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we thank you kindly for helping us minimise the risk of transmitting COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

All of our safety measures are in line with current government regulations and are designed to keep you and our team as safe as possible.

Please call us if you have any concerns 1300 557 226.

Please also be aware of the extra preventative measures that Sydney Ultrasound for Women are taking during this time to minimise the risk of transmission:

  • Screening of all patients before their appointment
  • All persons must wear a mask whilst in the clinic
  • Patients who are at risk will be asked to not come into the clinic and to seek an alternative arrangement
  • Travel between clinics for staff members limited to necessity
  • Staff to stay home if they create a risk to other staff and patients
  • Staff are allowed to work from home when there is minimal impact to our services
  • Staff are required to adhered to strict cleaning and hygiene schedule plus strict social distancing rules
  • All our clinic consumables are disposable and continue to be change between each patient
  • Scheduled cleaning of waiting area 3 times per day or more frequently as required
  • Cleaning between patients at reception including high risk surfaces such as clip boards, EFTPOS, counter and establish a ‘clean’ pen container
  • Clinic areas cleaned down between patients
  • Cashless transactions
  • We are moving to establish E forms to reduce the need to use paper and pens
  • Waiting rooms have been modified to allow a safe distance between visitors

Once again, we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we thank you in advance for your assistance during this time. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our customer service team on 1300 557 226 or info@sufw.com.au.


Important Information Monday 12 October: Our Bella Vista clinic has today re-opened after a deep clean.

Our Liverpool clinic will be reopening on Wednesday 14 October after a deep clean.

Any patients affected by these closures have been already contacted.

We would like to thank all of our patients for adhering to our safety measures, it is very important that we continue to work together to keep you and our team safe.

Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact our customer service team on info@sufw.com.au.


IMPORTANT UPDATE 7th October 2020: We have today closed our Bella Vista and Liverpool clinics due to two confirmed cases of COVID-19 from people who have attended these clinics. These clinics are currently undergoing a deep clean.

We are working with NSW Health to facilitate contact tracing.

Sydney Ultrasound for Women will be in touch as soon as possible with any patients who have been at these clinics during the relevant period.

Please be reassured that NSW Health has advised that the risk of transmitting COVID-19 at the clinic was low, as patients were wearing masks and clinical staff were wearing full personal protective equipment (PPE).

Any patients that are scheduled for an appointment at these clinics in the coming days will be contacted to discuss arrangements for their appointment. All of our clinics have health and safety precautions in place to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and keep you safe.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your cooperation with our safety measures. In the interest of public and community safety, it is vital that we all remain vigilant during this time.

As always, if you feel unwell, please get tested and isolate accordingly.

We will keep you informed as to when the clinics will re-open.

For more information, please visit: https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/latest-news-and-updates

If you have any questions, please email us on info@sufw.com.au.


IMPORTANT UPDATE 28th July 2020: NSW Health is in a state of amber alert and Sydney Ultrasound for Women will be following new directions to comply with the changes.

  • The wearing of a facemask is now a ‘must’ when being treated or assessed.
  • If you have recently been to the state of Victoria, or to any other hotspots within Australia, or overseas you are required to self-isolate for 14 days before coming to any of the clinics.

To minimise the risk of transmitting COVID-19 (Coronavirus) between patients and our team, we ask that if you are feeling unwell, have a fever or flu like symptoms, have travelled overseas or to the state of Victoria, or to any other hotspots within Australia, or have had close contact with a known COVID-19 case within the last 14 days, please contact us on 1300 557 226 and do not come to the clinic for your appointment.

If you are OK to attend your appointment, we ask you to be aware of the current rules in place at Sydney Ultrasound for Woman:

  • Upon entry to the clinic, please use the hand sanitizer that will be present when you check in.
  • All patients and visitors are required to wear a facemask if they are required to enter the medical area. If you are unable to source your own, facemasks are available at reception for $2 each.
  • Both you and your support person will need to be screened (this will include temperature taken on arrival).
  • Apologies for the inconvenience but no children are allowed in the clinic at this time. If you bring children to your appointment, you will be asked to rebook.
  • We can only allow 1 support person at your appointment (strictly one patient and only one support person).
  • If there are more than 2 people at the appointment, we apologise but the extra people will be asked to remain outside.
  • You and your support person must respect the social distancing rules while in the waiting room and whilst in the scan room (this means stay 1.5m away from any staff).

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we thank you kindly for helping us minimise the risk of transmitting COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

All of our safety measures are in line with current government regulations and are designed to keep you and our team as safe as possible.

Please call us if you have any concerns 1300 557 226.

Please also be aware of the extra preventative measures that Sydney Ultrasound for Women are taking during this time to minimise the risk of transmission:

  • Screening of all patients before their appointment.
  • All persons must wear a mask in the treatment/assessment areas of the clinic.
  • Patients who are at risk will be asked to not come into the clinic and to seek an alternative arrangement.
  • Travel between clinics for staff members limited to necessity.
  • Staff to stay home if they create a risk to other staff and patients.
  • Staff to be allowed to work from home when there is minimal impact to our services.
  • All our clinic consumables are disposable and already change between each patient.
  • Increased frequency of cleaning high risk surfaces, such as handrails and EFTPOS machines.
  • Waiting rooms have been modified to allow a safe distance between visitors.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we thank you in advance for your assistance during this time. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our customer service team on 1300 557 226 or info@sufw.com.au.