Visiting at Medway Maritime Hospital suspended until further notice

Date: 06 July 2020

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Please note that in line with guidance from NHS England, visiting at Medway Maritime Hospital is suspended until further notice.

The only exceptional circumstances where one visitor – an immediate family member or carer – will be permitted to visit are listed below.

  • The patient is receiving end-of-life care.
  • A woman in labour (who may have one birthing partner).
  • A parent or appropriate adult visiting a child.

Exceptions may be made on compassionate grounds. Please discuss these with the nurse or midwife in charge.

We apologise for any distress this may cause, however protecting patients and staff is our main priority during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

  • Summary:

    Please note that in line with guidance from NHS England, visiting at Medway Maritime Hospital is suspended until further notice.