Visiting restrictions at UHMBT have been lifted in areas where there are no active COVID-19 positive patients. There is currently no change to the existing Children’s, Neonates and Maternity visiting arrangements. A booking system is being used to avoid congestion in the hospitals.
There are two New Hospitals Programme roadshows happening tomorrow (23 October) in Kendal.
These events are an opportunity for local people to find out more about the New Hospitals Programme, ask questions and put forward their ideas and opinions: newhospitals.info/your-stories/h…
Following a temporary suspension due to the pandemic, birth services at Helme Chase Maternity Unit at Westmorland General Hospital were reinstated almost 12 months ago.
If you'd like to give birth at Helme Chase, just contact your midwife who can discuss this with you
Getting your flu vaccine and COVID-19 booster takes just a couple of minutes. Staff should get these essential vaccines as soon as possible. Don’t delay, UHMBT staff book your free winter vaccines now via the intranet.