The hospital is currently experiencing a high number of calls from local people regarding the coronavirus.
Please be advised, if you are experiencing symptoms that are similar to those of the coronavirus you should call NHS 111 for advice.
The symptoms of coronavirus are:
But these symptoms do not necessarily mean you have the illness.
The symptoms are similar to other illnesses that are much more common, such as cold and flu.
Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Call 111, stay indoors and avoid close contact with other people.
For more information, visit: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
We will collect and process identifiable information where we need to asses and evaluate any safeguarding concerns. The identity could include name, address, date of birth and NHS number and will only be used if necessary for the protection of vulnerable individuals.
Processing information for Crime and Policing
All Health and Care Services should, to the extent permitted by law, support other parts of the public sector in their work. This can include the provision of personal information about service users or staff but there are legal constraints on what can and should be provided depending upon the circumstances.
The Trust will satisfy itself that any disclosure is required by law. Common examples include: