Visiting Times and Telephone Numbers

  • Visiting times on the wards change periodically. Please check current arrangements with a member of the ward staff.
  • Up to 2 visitors are allowed at any time. In certain circumstances, visiting outside these hours can be arranged with the ward sister.
  • Young children may sometimes be limited to visiting unless otherwise agreed with a ward sister or nurse in charge.
  • Visiting during protected mealtimes is normally restricted to visitors helping their friend or family member to eat their meal.
Wards and Visiting Times
Ward Visiting Times Telephone Numbers (01536)
A&E N/A

492345 (Reception)

493723 (Admission enquiries)

491291 (Minor injuries)

Ashton (Treatment Centre)

1.30pm - 8.30pm

No children under the age of 5 years to visit unless agreed by the ward sister.

492763

492764 (Mon-Fri office hours)

Barnwell B 1.00pm - 7.00pm 491700
Barnwell C 1.00pm - 7.00pm (Protected meal times at 12.45pm - 1.45pm and 5.00pm - 6.00pm) 492795
Cardiac Suite Opening visiting

491412

491348

Clifford (Medical Short Stay Unit)

11.00am - 1.00pm, 2.00pm - 5.00pm, 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Please note that there is no visiting during protected mealtimes.

No children under the age of 12 years to visit unless agreed by the ward sister.

491503

491502

Chest Pain Assessment Unit Opening visiting 491177
Cranford

12.00pm - 7.00pm (Protected meal times at 12noon - 1pm and 4.15pm - 5.15pm)

No children under the age of 5 years to visit unless agreed by the ward sister.

492271

 

Continuing Coronary Care 2.00pm - 8.00pm 492283
Coronary Care Unit (CCU)

2.00pm - 8.00pm

No children under 12 to visit unless otherwise agreed by a ward sister.

492759

492761

Deene Acute Surgical Unit (DASU)

Open visiting for first 24 hours after admission.

After 24 hours, 10.30am - 12.30pm and 3.00pm - 8.00pm

492791

493569

Deene B 1.00pm - 7.00pm (12pm onwards if you are helping your friend or family member with their meal)

492780

492781

Digestive Diseases Unit (DDU) 1.30pm - 7.30pm (12pm onwards if you are helping your friend or family member with their meal) (Protected meal times at 4.30pm - 5.15pm)

492783

492784

Discharge Lounge 8.00am - 8.00pm 491219
ENT Ward

12noon to 7pm

(Protected meal times at 12.15pm - 1.15pm and 4.15pm - 5.15pm)

493462
Geddington (Treatment Centre)

3.00pm - 4.00pm (for patients who are 24 hours following their surgery)

6.00pm - 7.00pm (for patients who have had their surgery in the day)

(Protected meal times at 12.00pm - 1.30pm and 4.45pm - 5.45pm)

No children under the age of 5 to visit unless agreed by the ward sister.

491313
Harrowden A

12.00pm - 7.00pm

No children under 8 to visit unless otherwise agreed by a ward sister.

492814
Harrowden C

12.00pm - 7.00pm

No children under 12 to visit unless otherwise agreed by a ward sister.

491487
H C Pretty A (Female Endocrinology and General Medicine)

12.00pm - 7.00pm (avoiding meal times at 12.00pm - 1.00pm and 4.00pm - 5.00pm unless you are assisting with feeding the patient)

No children under the age of 5 years to visit unless agreed by the ward sister.

Children under 16 visiting patients must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

492431
H C Pretty B (Male Endocrinology and General Medicine)

12.00pm - 7.00pm (avoiding meal times at 12.00pm - 1.00pm and 4.00pm - 5.30pm unless you are assisting with feeding the patient)

No children under the age of 5 years to visit unless agreed by the ward sister.

Children under 16 visiting patients must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

492433
ICU / HDU 2.00pm - 7.00pm (unless arranged with nurse in charge) 492760
Labour Ward

2 birth partners of patient's choice only

492879

492878

Lamport - Male 8.00am - 8.00pm (Protected meal times 12.00pm - 1.00pm and 4.00pm - 5.00pm) 492241
Lilford (Haematology)

3.00pm - 4.00pm and 7.00pm - 8.00pm

No children under the age of 12 to visit unless arranged by the ward sister.

492834
Maple 2.00pm - 4.00pm and 7.00pm - 8.00pm 492911
Middleton Assessment Unit (MAU)

11.00am - 1.00pm, 2.00pm - 5.00pm, 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Please note that there is no visiting during protected mealtimes.

No child visitors under the age of 12 years

492032
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit / Special Care Baby Unit

24 hour - parents and siblings only

No other children to visit.

2.00pm - 3.00pm, 6.00pm - 7.00pm (friends and relatives)

Three people around a cot or incubator including one parent.

Please do not visit if you are feeling unwell

492882
Naseby A - Male 12.00pm - 8.00pm

492040

492103

Naseby B - Female 12.00pm - 8.00pm

492041

491247

Oakley

2.00pm - 8.00pm (Protected meal time; supper 5pm - 5.45pm)

2 visitors per bed at any one time.

No children under the age of 12 to visit unless arranged by the ward sister.

492761
Paediatric Assessment Unit (PAU)

Open 24 hours for immediate family; other siblings at the shift coordinator's discretion

1.00pm - 7.00pm (other visitors)

492549

491520

492550

Poplar Ward

 

11am - 7.00pm

No child visitors under the age of 12 years

492913
Rowan

8.00am - 8.00pm (partners and the woman's other children)

3.00pm - 8.00pm (other visitors)

No other children (siblings only)

492907

492963 (postnatal)

492914 (antenatal)

Short Stay Unit (SSU) 2.00pm - 4.00pm and 6.00pm - 8.00pm

492442

492559

Skylark

Open visiting (24hrs) for parents and siblings

1.00pm - 7.00pm (other visitors)

Children under 16 years visiting patients must be accompanied by an adult at all times

492291

493771

Spencer N/A

492153

493538

Twywell - Female

8.00am - 8.00pm (Protected meal times 12.00pm - 1.00pm and 4.00pm - 5.00pm)

No children under the age of 12 to visit unless arranged by the ward sister.

Ward staff encourage patients and their families to bring in their own clothes onto the ward.

492251