Visiting across UHMBT hospitals is currently permitted in all areas except on wards that are declared in COVID-19 outbreak.
At Furness General Hospital and Westmorland General Hospital, visits will take place in two sessions between 12 - 4pm and 4 - 8pm
At the Royal Lancaster Infirmary due to a recent increase in Covid-19 cases, visits will take place in two sessions between 2 - 3pm and 7 - 8pm This will be reviewed on a regular basis.
To ensure everyone’s safety, restrictions remain in place on wards that are declared in outbreak. Other wards where there are COVID-19 positive patients, visitors can use the controlled booking system.
A controlled booking system is in place to enable up to two named visitors per patient. In order to make a booking, visitors must call the main hospital switchboards between 10am - 12pm, Monday - Friday, to be put through to the relevant ward or department.
Whilst our new Trust Strategy sets the direction of travel from now up to 2027, it’s important that we set priorities for the year ahead so we all know what is expected of us during this time. We call these our areas of focus. #WeAreUHMBT
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