Update 13 March 2020 Will my appointment be confirmed? Some of the scheduled appointments at the outpatient clinics and scheduled operations will not take place. Whenever possible, appointments scheduled at the outpatient clinics are made by telephone. You will be informed if your appointment is cancelled or made by telephone. Emergency appointments and emergency operations always take place. If you have a fever or symptoms such as coughing, shortness of breath or a cold, please call to cancel your appointment.