Covid-19: Local Hospitals Update

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As of 13th May 2020, our Health Officer, Dr Lakha reports the following:

1. Hillingdon Hospital – 01895 238282
There are Ward facilities and an Intensive Care Unit to cater for coronavirus patients. Elective operations are not taking place.

Emergency operations are taking place. Routine Blood Tests and X-Rays can be done. Outpatients Appointments by virtual or telephone.

2. Harefield Hospital – 01895 823737
Visitors are not allowed. There is now just 1 area for 6 coronavirus patients whereas a few days back the whole hospital was full of coronavirus patients. Elective operations and Outpatient appointments have been started slowly from last week.

3. Watford General Hospital – 01923 244366
There are wards and Intensive Care Unit for coronavirus patients. Awaiting more details.

4. Bishops Wood Hospital – 01923 835814
Don’t have any coronavirus patients or facilities for them. Outpatient consultations taking place by virtual – phone or on-line. Very few surgical operations being carried out. There are no in-patients.

5. Mount Vernon Hospital – 01923 826111
No facilities for Outpatient appointments. X-Rays can be done 9am – 5 pm. Hot Hub sessions- GPs book to see suspected Coronavirus patients at the old Minor Injuries site. There are no coronavirus patients and no facilities for them.

6. Bushey Spire Hospital – 020 8950 9090
No coronavirus patients and no facilities for them. Predominantly, has become currently an NHS Hospital seeing NHS patients and carrying out NHS patients’ operations. Consultants conduct virtual or telephone appointments instead of outpatient appointments. There are no outpatient appointments at the Hospital. X-Rays and Blood Tests are done only for urgent cases.

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