COVID-19 – We’re open & following government advice (22 Feb) with the highest safety standards. More.
If you develop coronavirus symptoms, please DO NOT attend our hospital site please contact us on 0808 273 9303
- High temperature
- New, continuous cough.
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- New loss of taste or smell
Please also note, patients cannot attend for surgery if they have had a covid vaccination in the 2 days prior to surgery.
If you are extremely clinically vulnerable we will need to speak to you regarding your suitability to have treatment in our hospitals, if you fall into the following categories below please contact us on 0808 273 9303
People at high risk from coronavirus (clinically extremely vulnerable) include people who:
- have had an organ transplant
- are having chemotherapy or antibody treatment for cancer, including immunotherapy
- are having an intense course of radiotherapy (radical radiotherapy) for lung cancer
- are having targeted cancer treatments that can affect the immune system (such as protein kinase inhibitors or PARP inhibitors)
- have blood or bone marrow cancer (such as leukaemia, lymphoma or myeloma)
- have had a bone marrow or stem cell transplant in the past 6 months, or are still taking immunosuppressant medicine
- have been told by a doctor they you have a severe lung condition (such as cystic fibrosis, severe asthma or severe COPD)
- have a condition that means they have a very high risk of getting infections (such as SCID or sickle cell)
- are taking medicine that makes them much more likely to get infections (such as high doses of steroids or immunosuppressant medicine)
- have a serious heart condition and are pregnant
For further information please go to the NHS website.