Latest visiting guidance

Our visiting guidance is reviewed on a weekly basis. Last reviewed 25 January 2021

We continually review our visiting guidance in consultation with the Maternity Voices Partnership and the Hertfordshire and West Essex Local Maternity and Neonatal System (LMNS). We also consider our own risk assessments and national guidance and recommendations.

Our current guidance is as follows:

With exceptions for:

We understand these arrangements will be difficult for some and we thank you for your co-operation.

We are currently reviewing the recently published national guidance from NHS England on visiting restrictions. We will be releasing our official position in due course in line with our LMNS partners.

For more information, please see our frequently asked questions


Please contact the following numbers as necessary: