Contacting a ward or department

Please use the A-Z links or search box in the directory below to find a ward or department. 

Click on the ward or department name for further information.

If you need to contact a Consultant or can't find what you are looking for - please call the Hospital Switchboard:

  • Buckland Hospital: 01304 222510
  • Kent & Canterbury Hospital: 01227 766877
  • Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital: 01843 225544
  • Royal Victoria Hospital: 01303 850202
  • William Harvey Hospital: 01233 633331

Important information about visiting hours

Due to national guidance regarding COVID-19, all visiting hours published below are currently cancelled.

Please check here for updated guidance on visiting.

Ward / DepartmentVisiting hoursTelephone number
Birchington Ward2:00pm to 8:00pm or as negotiated with the nurse in charge. 01843 234201
Birth Afterthoughts Service 01227 864152
Bishopstone Ward2:30pm to 5pm 6pm to 7.30pm Protected meal times of 12:00 to 13:00 01843 234576
Brabourne Ward Unrestricted hours for inpatient visitors 01227 864394
Breast Screening 01227 783000