NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Inpatient visiting suspended at Galloway Community Hospital

VISITING for inpatient wards at Galloway Community Hospital in Stranraer is being suspended temporarily with effect from today. As work takes place to investigate and address COVID-19 cases which have been confirmed recently in the west of the region, a decision has been taken to temporarily suspend visiting at the hospital – with specific exemptions. …

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Covid Cluster

11.09.20 Here’s a short film of Valerie White, NHS D&G’s interim director of public health explaining that COVID-19 still poses a threat to our region, and providing an update on a small cluster of cases in Dumfries. #SupportDG https://youtu.be/cqOYFjSSMTA 10.09.20 NHS Dumfries and Galloway can confirm that they are currently investigating a cluster of COVID-19 …

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NHS Board 10/08/20

An organisation increasingly busy with non-COVID activity was reflected in reports to the Dumfries and Galloway NHS Board on Monday. However, while departments are occupied with services not directly linked with the coronavirus, the constant risk posed by the coronavirus and its impact on how services are able to operate was a recurring theme. Chief …

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