Service updates A&E
Information about attending A&E during the COVID-19 pandemic
When attending A&E, any one you have with you for support must either wait in their vehicle on site or return home.
For updates about loved ones, please call the emergency department (A&E) on 01296 418300.
Exceptions are in place for patients:
- under 18
- with a learning disability, or cognitive impairment, or autism
- with communication challenges including hearing or visual impairment
- for whom English is not their first language
Those listed above can be accompanied by ONE carer, parent, guardian or personal assistant.
Further information Advice for those dropping loved ones at A&E leaflet