Please be aware that your Surgeon may suggest you stay overnight in Dunedin following your surgery. If this is the case, you will need to arrange your own accommodation for the night.
The following is a guide for what you will need to bring with you on the day of your operation:
Do not bring;
If you are not staying in Mercy hospital overnight, you will be taken back to the Day Surgery Unit following your operation. Once you are awake, and feeling comfortable and able to eat and drink, you will be able to change back into your own clothes in preparation for your discharge. Nursing Staff will inform you of the time you may leave Mercy Hospital.
As an estimate:
Visiting Hours – for Coolock Day Surgery Unit
Our Day Surgery Unit has limited space for friends and family so the number of visitors to this area is restricted.