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Changes to Services at University Hospitals Birmingham due to COVID-19

Provided by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

NHS Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group

As you will be aware, the NHS is currently facing an unprecedented situation regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

We are having to make some temporary changes to local NHS services, to help us care for patients and maintain safe staffing levels.

Children’s wards at Queen’s Hospital Burton to be temporarily relocated to Royal Derby Hospital as part the COVID-19 (coronavirus) response

Provided by Krishna Kallianpur, Interim Executive Chief Nurse

The NHS is currently facing an unprecedented situation regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. University Hospitals of Derby and Burton is taking measures to maintain safe staffing levels, due to increasing numbers of NHS staff who are self-isolating, and to meet the additional demands on services.

Everyone Health launch FREE Stay In Touch Servicess for Adults in Staffordshire

Programmes will take place throughout the week, and include both telephone and virtual groups. This will give adults living anywhere in Staffordshire the opportunity to connect together, joining in with a range of activities and crafts, and making new friends.

We also have a new Facebook group 'Everyone Health - Staying in Touch' which you can join once you've signed up.

To find out more or to sign up, please phone 03330 050 095 or email eh.staffs@nhs.net

Children’s wards at Queen’s Hospital Burton to be temporarily relocated to Royal Derby Hospital as part the COVID-19 (coronavirus) response

The NHS is currently facing an unprecedented situation regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. University Hospitals of Derby and Burton is taking measures to maintain safe staffing levels, due to increasing numbers of NHS staff who are self-isolating, and to meet the additional demands on services.

Here to Help - Salus

The online Wellbeing Hub www.salus.org.uk has over 100 videos and Factsheets which we know will be incredibly beneficial to people who need to support their own health from the comfort of their own homes or places of work. If elderly and young alike are having to work from home or self-isolate our Hub can help build resilience in mental and physical health.

Self Isolation Support at Burton LIVE AT HOME

Do you know of an older person who is self isolating due to the corona virus? If so, please contact Burton Live At Home as we are offering FREE telephone befriending to help during this difficult time. To contact us, please call the number below.

Live at Home, Support Staffordshire (East Staffordshire), Voluntary Services Centre, Union Street, Burton-on-Trent DE14 1AA

MHA is a Registered Charity in England & Wales (No. 1083995)

07973 850700

www.mha.org.uk/Burtonlah