Visiting Policy

Visiting Policy

Parents

Open visiting - 24 hours

Siblings

Open visiting – 24 hours

Grandparents

14:00 – 18:00 daily

Family and Friends

14:00 – 18:00 daily

No. of visitors

3 people at the cot side in total.

Restrictions

Children under 16 who are not siblings.

One parent should be present with any visitors.

Hygiene and Infection Prevention

Vomiting and diarrhoea - please do not visit for 48 hours

Chicken Pox/shingles – please do not visit the Unit

If you are feeling unwell in any way, please ask the nurse in charge of the Unit for visiting advice.

Please gel and wash your hands prior to entering the Unit and also before you touch your baby.