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Covid 19 Information

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Hospitals Archive

New Mural for Tranquil Family Room in Cirencester

New Mural for Tranquil Family Room in Cirencester

Families and loved ones of patients who are in their last days of life have access to an en-suite room within Cirencester Hospital. The room provides facilities such as a bed, shower, TV, drinks and a quiet space off the ward so that a family or loved one can take a...

Visiting Restrictions Eased in Hospitals

Visiting Restrictions Eased in Hospitals

With transmission rates continuing to reduce, the successful vaccination roll out in full swing and the Government’s roadmap out of lockdown continuing on track, the NHS in Gloucestershire has reviewed arrangements for visiting in the county’s hospitals. From Monday...

Temporary Closure of Vale Minor Injury and Illness Unit

Temporary Closure of Vale Minor Injury and Illness Unit

The Vale Minor Injury and Illness Unit, near Dursley, will be temporarily closed from 6pm on Sunday 13 December for operational reasons. The next nearest MIIU is at Stroud Hospital. You can also ring 0300 421 8436 to speak to a Clinician who can make an appointment...

Updated hospital visitor restrictions – Thursday 5 November

As England enters national lockdown tomorrow, the NHS in Gloucestershire has reviewed the arrangements for visiting in the county’s hospitals to ensure it is compliant with the new lockdown requirements whilst enabling those for whom visiting is especially important...

Public consultation: A new hospital for the Forest of Dean

Public consultation: A new hospital for the Forest of Dean

A Consultation inviting the public to comment on the proposals for the new community hospital in the Forest of Dean will launch on Thursday 22 October. Planning for the hospital is now at a stage where the proposals for the inpatient unit, outpatient services, urgent...

Temporary MIIU Closures – Update

UPDATE Tewkesbury MIIU will reopen on 25 August, 10am-6pm Lydney , Stroud, Cirencester and North Cotswolds will be opening from 8am - 8pm from 1 September 2020. ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Three Minor...

NHS Trusts restrict hospital visiting as a precautionary step

NHS Trusts restrict hospital visiting as a precautionary step

The NHS in Gloucestershire has announced that it is restricting visiting to hospitals as a precautionary step from tomorrow (Saturday 14 March, 2020). Trust leaders say that the action is a responsible and proactive measure to take as part of Covid-19 preparedness....

Flood update: Access to Tewkesbury Hospital

Flood update: Access to Tewkesbury Hospital

Routes into and out of Tewkesbury Hospital are affected by flooding. If you are planning on visiting the hospital, please consider whether your journey is essential and always pay attention to road closures and diversions. Don't risk driving through flood water....

Norovirus and Flu Information for Visitors

We have confirmed cases of patients with flu at Cirencester Hospital, and norovirus at the Dilke, in the Forest of Dean. If you have relatives in those hospitals, you may be asked not to visit to reduce the spread of infection. If you are planning to visit patients at...

Site announced for new Community Hospital in the Forest of Dean

Site announced for new Community Hospital in the Forest of Dean

Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust is delighted to announce that a site for our new community hospital in the Forest of Dean has been identified, following a year of joint work with Cinderford Town Council. The Trust plans to acquire and build on the...

Citizens’ Jury recruitment gets underway

Citizens’ Jury recruitment gets underway

The search is underway for members of the public to sit on an independent Citizens’ Jury which will identify advantages and disadvantages of ‘potential solutions’ for delivering specialist hospital services in Gloucestershire in the future. Citizens Juries CIC* are...

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