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Rothbury Community Hospital

Phone:


01669 620555

Address


  • Whitton Bank Road
  • Rothbury
  • Morpeth
  • Northumberland
  • NE65 7RW

Rothbury Community Hospital

Rothbury Community Hospital is located in the south side of the village.

For the Rothbury GP Practice please see here.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, for the safety of our patients and staff, visiting our hospitals is being kept to a minimum. We are sorry to have to continue to do this but this hopefully helps your loved one and other patients feel safe in our care.

We understand visiting is important so have arrangements in place to allow controlled visiting on our wards and departments, except for surgical wards which need to remain ‘COVID light’.

One nominated close family member may visit for up to one hour a day between 10am and 7pm, which must be pre-booked in advance. This person is not interchangeable. We need all visitors to keep to their hour to maintain social distancing and give all patients the opportunity to have their nominated person visit.

If you are the nominated person, when arranging your visit you will need to provide your contact details which we are required to keep a record of for 21 days and provide data to NHS Test and Trace if requested.

In addition to this, when visiting you are reminded to expect:

  • to wash your hands at the hospital entrance and wear a mask when you enter the hospital
  • to wear personal protective equipment (PPE)  and observe social distancing
  • you should not visit if you feel unwell, have been asked to self-isolate, or believe you may have been in contact with someone who has Covid-19

For more guidance when visiting click here

For more information on maternity visiting, see here.

 

Visiting times should be: Between 10am and 7pm for one nominated person for one hour which must be pre-booked

 

COVID light wards which are not allowing visiting are: Northumbria Hospital ward 15, North Tyneside General Hospital wards 7 and 8, Wansbeck General Hospital wards 10 and 11 and Hexham General Hospital ward 3.


Online Consultation

Where appropriate you may be asked to attend a consultation online via a video call.

Rather than travelling to your appointment, you go into the clinic’s online ‘waiting area’. We will be notified when you arrive and your clinician will join you when ready

You don’t need to set up an account and no information you enter is stored.

If you have been given an online appointment please click on the following link to start the consultation at your appointment time – online consultation

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