Coronavirus COVID-19

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Third COVID-19 death recorded at Torbay Hospital. (22 March 2020)
“Sadly, we can confirm that a patient who had been cared for at Torbay Hospital and died at the hospital on 20 March 2020 had tested positive for COVID-19.

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First COVID-19 deaths recorded at Torbay Hospital (20 March 2020)
“Sadly, we can confirm that two patients who were being cared for at Torbay Hospital, and had tested positive for COVID-19, have died.”

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Advice for our volunteers and COVID-19 (20 March 2020)
Following national guidance, we are advising all volunteers who are aged over 70 or who have a condition that puts them at risk to cease their volunteering immediately.

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Oncology Department COVID-19 checklist (20 March 2020)
Persons attending some of our wards will be required to complete a questionnaire and have a temperature check prior to entry.

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COVID-19 update: Changes to visiting arrangements (15 March 2020)
As part of our continued actions to protect the community regarding COVID-19, we are revising arrangements for visitors to our hospitals.

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Stay at home if you have coronavirus symptoms (13 March 2020)
The Chief Medical Officer has announced that the country is moving into the ‘Delay’ stage of the response to coronavirus from Friday, 13th March 2020.

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Torbay Council and Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust response to Care Home lockdowns (13 March 2020)
A joint statement from Torbay Council and Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust.

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Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) (5 March 2020)
Patients and staff can be reassured that their safety is the top priority, and our services are operating as usual: please attend your appointments.

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Coronavirus: latest information and advice (4 February 2020)
Information for the public on the outbreak of coronavirus in China, including the current situation in the UK and information about the virus and its symptoms.

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Virtual reality helps intensive care patient recover (13 March 2018)
The Trust has teamed up with the University of Birmingham Human Interface Technologies (HIT) Team to trial their “Virtual Reality Wembury” project.

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