Following yesterday's incident, Great Ormond Street Hospital is now
up and running again and it is business as usual. Emergency and
elective operations are all taking place, as are all outpatient
Patients on wards which were damaged in yesterday’s incident have been safely 're-housed' on other wards within the hospital.
operations were cancelled due to the incident. We have been actively
contacting families to reschedule these, and to ensure that we get them
in for their surgery within a maximum of 28 days. Many of them will be
much sooner than that.
Any families who had an outpatient
appointment cancelled yesterday have been advised to contact the
hospital’s Appointment Centre on 0207 829 8880 to reschedule.
Hayley Dodman, Great Ormond Street press office: 020 7239 3126
For genuine and urgent out of hours call speak to switchboard on 020 7405 9200