During COVID-19, stroke patients will be taken by ambulance to the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN)
UCLH – The children and young people’s emergency department at UCLH is closed and diverting to Whittington Hospital (Magdala Ave, London N19 5NF).
Transport from UCLH to Whittington Health NHS Trust:
- Underground: Warren Street or Euston underground station, Northern Line to Archway Station
- Bus: 134 bus from Warren Street tube station
For more information, please visit the Whittington Health NHS Trust website.
Children and young people’s emergency services also continue to be available at Royal Free Hospital (Pond St, London NW3 2QG).
Barnet Hospital – The children and young people’s emergency department at Barnet Hospital will be temporarily diverted to other hospitals as follows:
- London residents: North Middlesex University Hospital (Sterling Way, London N18 1QX)
- Hertfordshire residents: Watford General Hospital (Vicarage Road, Watford, Herts WD18 0HB).
Royal Free Hospital –The Acute Ambulatory Foot Service remains open and is continuing to see diabetes patients with limb and life-threatening foot conditions. The RF podiatry team is also offering virtual consultation support, see document for details.
If people urgently need medical help or advice, but it is not a life-threatening situation, or if they don’t know who to contact, they should check NHS 111 online.