Patients can now speak to their loved ones from their hospital beds thanks to 70 tablet devices which have been purchased for Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust (NLaG).
Doctors in Humber, Coast and Vale are keen to remind the public that NHS services remain open to help them with their serious health conditions, amid concern that some people are putting off seeking medical help during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Video consultations are being offered to some patients starting from this week
A new dedicated phone line has been set up at Scunthorpe, Grimsby and Goole hospitals for members of the public to call and leave a message for their loved one who is staying overnight in hospital.
With the Easter weekend approaching the Chief Executive of Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust (NLaG) is urging people to stay at home.