COVID Testing Clinics and Staff Enquiries

COVID -19 Staff Enquiries HelpdeskStaff can email or call the Helpdesk with questions about onset of COVID-19 symptoms, exposures to COVID-19, testing criteria or clinic information.  Please email:

For all other Western Health COVID-19 matters, including general enquiries and support, please email and a member of the team will be in touch.


COVID Testing Clinics (previously called Respiratory Assessment Clinics): 

The WH COVID Testing Clinic located at Sunshine Hospital is open 7 days a week;  10am – 5.30pm will be the opening hours for both staff and the general public. Western Health staff presenting within the opening hours can continue to do so via the Pod 1 entrance via the main hospital (outside lifts 16 and 17 of the ASB). The general public may enter the clinic from the COVID Testing Clinic entrance off Furlong Road.

Western Health also provide COVID-19 testing at the:

  • Sunbury COVID Testing Clinic –  29 Timins Street Sunbury.  Open from 10am to 17.30pm, and
  • Melbourne Showgrounds Drive Through and Walk up Clinic. Open from 9.30am – 4.30pm each day


Asymptomatic Staff Testing

Asymptomatic testing is continuing to be offered at the Sunshine Hospital COVID Testing Clinic within the opening hours listed above.

Routine asymptomatic testing at the Footscray Hospital Private Consulting Rooms is not available at the current time.