We know that hospital visiting increases the risk of infection to inpatients. Please help us to keep your loved ones as safe as possible.
We have reviewed arrangements to allow visits to inpatients in a very careful and Covid-secure way.
From 17 May 2021, one visitor (a relative, friend or carer) will be allowed to visit at any one time.
Only one visitor is permitted per patient at any time. Please note that we have separate arrangements for visiting patients at the end of their life - ask your loved one's nurse for details.
Visits must be booked in advance by contacting the nurse in charge of the ward. If you arrive without having first agreed a time and date with the nurse in charge of the ward, we will ask you to return home.
We encourage all visitors to obtain their won supply of lateral flow test kits (available from pharmacies) and bring evidence of a negative result when visiting.
Do NOT visit if you have:
Further information can be found in our visiting arrangements leaflet.
For more information, visit our maternity services page.
Many of our wards have iPads and we can help patients to connect with their loved ones via virtual visits.
If you would like to send a message to a patient or request a song for them on hospital radio, please visit our Stay In Touch page.
Our chaplaincy team are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week by phone 01256 314901 (Basingstoke patients) or 01962 824906 (Andover and Winchester patients), or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
updated 18 May 2021