If you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) – a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of smell or taste (anosmia) – the advice is to stay at home for 10 days. All members of this household should remain at home for 10 days.

If you think you have symptoms, please do not attend your hospital appointment until you are advised it is safe to do so. Please contact us to rearrange your appointment, or to re-organise treatment and tests.

The latest information on the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire can be found here.

If you are over 75 you can now book your vaccination appointment at the King's Mill Hospital Hub here or you can call 0115 883 4640. Please do not call the main hospital number to book an appointment.


Learning Disabilities Nurse Specialist

The Learning Disabilities Nurse Specialist role is to make it easier for people with learning disabilities to get the correct support at Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust. 

We can help people with a learning disability to:

  • Understand more about their health
  • Understand their treatment
  • Prepare for hospital visits and hospital stays
  • Make sure things go well when in hospital
  • To help hospital staff to understand the needs of people with learning disabilities

Contact Details

Name - Lisa Richmond

Email - Lisa.Richmond8@nhs.net

Phone  -01623 622515 Extension 6091