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Coronavirus (COVID-19): hospital visiting guidance

Published: 19 Nov 2020
Last updated: 15 Dec 2020 - see all updates

Guidance for hospitals on safely phasing in the reintroduction of visitors.

19 Nov 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): hospital visiting guidance

This guidance is to support a staged approach to reintroducing visits to hospitals over and above essential visits, in a safe and planned way.  

It only applies to areas of hospitals where there is no COVID-19. 

Updated guidance came into effect at 06:00 on  2 November 2020. 

First published: 19 Nov 2020 Last updated: 15 Dec 2020 -