Friday 13 March update:
Although no cases of coronavirus have been identified at Woodlands Hospice, additional measures have been put in place to minimise the risk to our patients, visitors, volunteers and staff.
We continue to limit face-to-face contact for our outpatients and those attending group sessions. But we will contact all patients personally by phone regarding your personal circumstances.
Please be assured that we remain committed to ensuring patients will still have access to medical help or assistance where necessary.
If you are a patient with concerns about your personal situation call our Wellbeing and Support Centre on 07816 219 227 to speak to your nurse or care provider. All other enquiries should be directed to Woodlands Hospice reception on 0151 529 2299.
For more details on coronavirus, do check the NHS web page which includes:
· Symptoms to look out for
· How to avoid catching or spreading coronavirus
· How to check if you need medical help
· How to self-isolate – https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/self-isolation-advice/
Should you have symptoms of coronavirus visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/. Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
Only use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service if:
- You feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home
- Your condition gets worse
- Your symptoms do not get better are seven days
If this applies to you visit the online coronavirus service online coronavirus service. Only call 111 if you are unable to get help online.
Our information will be reviewed and updates published regularly so please check for the latest details.