Public Wi-Fi

To help you stay connected, East Metropolitan Health Service (EMHS) provides a free Wi-Fi service at Armadale Hospital enabling internet access for patients, families and visitors.

The EMHS Wi-Fi service:

  • is accessible throughout the hospital
  • does not require a password to connect
  • works on most Wi-Fi enabled devices
  • operates at the following locations
    • AHS
    • BHS
    • KH
    • RPH.

Accessing the network

  1. Make sure your Wi-Fi is on.
  2. Connect to the HEALTH-Guest network in your Wi-Fi settings and select ‘Connect’.
  3. Read the terms and conditions of use. Once you agree and accept you will be connected to the free Wi-Fi service and can access and browse the internet via your usual browser e.g. Safari or Google.

Responsible and appropriate use

Users will be required to agree to the terms and conditions of connection before access is provided.

Wireless access provided by EMHS is to be used in a fair and community-minded manner. EMHS reserves the right to limit or block certain websites and/or content that is deemed inappropriate in a hospital environment.

Terms of use

You are responsible for the security of your own device and any online activities and transactions (sent or received), including protection of usernames, passwords, financial and security-based information.

EMHS technical staff may monitor your use of the Service and can terminate your access at any time in response to a breach of these terms and conditions.

EMHS accepts no liability for the inadvertent public disclosure of your personal data or information, and is not liable for any loss or damage you may sustain as a result of your use of the Service.

By using the Service, you agree to take responsibility for your own online activities and those of the children you are supervising and accept responsibility for the installation of firewalls or other security mechanisms to help protect your device against unwanted digital traffic or downloads, or unauthorised access to, or use of, your personal data or documents.

Hospital staff are focused on clinical and other duties and are not able to provide any assistance or technical support for the Wi-Fi.

For more information, please read the ‘East Metropolitan Health Service Wireless Guest Network Terms and Conditions of Use’ that appear on your device when you connect to EMHS guest Wi-Fi’.

Cyber Safety guidelines

For the safety of all at Armadale Hospital, the East Metropolitan Health Service promotes responsible online behaviour.

  • While at the hospital, you are not allowed to take or post pictures or videos of other patients or their families or Armadale Hospital staff.
  • Never open emails or links from someone you don’t know or trust.
  • Be kind to others and use acceptable language at all times.