Admission Process

You are welcome to involve your family in your care as much or as little as you wish. Please indicate to the nursing staff if you would like them to be more or less involved. Following your arrival at reception, we will check your details and



Parking for patients and their visitors is situated in the car park in front of the hospital’s main entrance (off Ohaupo Road).

For security reasons barrier arms are positioned at the entrance and exit of the carpark. To exit the carpark a token needs to be collected from reception. Patients may be dropped off at the front of the building.

Prior to Admission

Once you and your doctor have decided to have your treatment at Braemar Hospital, your doctor will discuss the date and time of admission with you and will confirm the admission date with us. Your doctor will also provide you with an estimate of our costs. Your


Valuables and Personal Effects

We strongly advise you not to bring any valuables (including large sums of cash) into hospital with you. You will be asked to remove all jewellery before going to the Operating Room so we encourage your support person to take these home for you. If you


What to Bring

Pyjamas or night gown (if staying overnight) Any medication and drugs in original packets or inhalers that you are currently, or have recently been, taking. Any X Rays, crutches or braces that may be relevant.


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