New Covid-19 measures for Greater Manchester

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New Covid-19 measures for Greater Manchester
31 July 2020

New measures were announced by the government on Thursday 30 July to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. These measures apply to Greater Manchester residents and so we are aware will impact on many of our patients and service users.

Our patients, service users and their families can find out more about how the new restrictions affect them, along with a list of frequently asked questions, at www.gov.uk/guidance/north-west-of-england-local-restrictions-what-you-can-and-cannot-do

There is also lots of information available from local authorities, including:

Salford residents: click here

Bury residents: click here

Oldham residents: click here

Rochdale residents: click here

For general information and updates relating to COVID-19, visit www.gov.uk/government/organisations/public-health-england

Visiting our hospitals

A range of infection control measures remain in place when visiting our hospitals. This is to help to keep everyone safe and ensure we are all playing our part in ensuring we reduce the spread of the virus.

These include:

  • Wearing a face mask when on our hospital sites
  • Using designated entrances and exits
  • Ensuring patients practice social distancing when on our sites

For a full list of our measures, please click here.