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Somerset hospital closed to new patients to halt spread of coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Weston general hospital also shuts A&E department after ‘spike' in infections Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A general hospital in Somerset has temporarily stopped accepting new patients in an attempt to stop the spread of Covid-19 on site. Weston general hospital in Weston-super-Mare stopped taking admissions, including into its A&E department, from 8am on Monday “to maintain patient and staff safety”.
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Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after outbreak of coronavirus

Hospital closes A&E and stops accepting patients after outbreak of coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Weston General Hospital stopped accepting new patients at 8am today due to a ‘high number' of people being treated for Covid-19
A hospital in Somerset has stopped accepting new patients today and closed its A&E department after seeing an influx of people with coronavirus.
Weston General Hospital, in Weston-super-Mare, put a halt on new admissions from 8am as a precaution ‘to maintain patient and staff safety'.
In a statement, hospital bosses said the decision was made as there are currently a ‘high number of patients with coronavirus in the hospital'.
University Hospitals Bristol and...
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Somerset Hospital Stops Accepting Patients Due To 'High Number' Of Covid-19 Cases

Somerset Hospital Stops Accepting Patients Due To 'High Number' Of Covid-19 Cases

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

A hospital in Somerset has temporarily stopped accepting new patients due to the high number already there with coronavirus. Weston General Hospital in Weston-super-Mare stopped taking new admissions, including into its A&E department, from 8am on Monday “to maintain patient and staff safety”. University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust said the measure is “precautionary” and the situation will be kept under review. The trust said there are arrangements in place for new patients to access treatment and care “in other appropriate healthcare settings in the area should they...
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NHS hospital in Somerset shuts A&E and stops taking new patients because of surge in Covid-19 cases

NHS hospital in Somerset shuts A&E and stops taking new patients because of surge in Covid-19 cases

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Weston General Hospital in Weston-super-Mare said today it could not take any more admission including into A&E.
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Weston-super-Mare hospital closes A&E to new admissions due to surge of coronavirus patients

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

A hospital in Somerset has been forced to stop taking new admissions due to overwhelming demand from coronavirus patients.
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