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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
Sandwich Bay Ward3:00pm to 8:00pmProtected lunch times 12:00pm to 1:00pm 01843 234204
Rotary Suite 2:00pm to 8:00pm  01233 616261
Richborough Ward 01843 235001
Richard Stevens Ward 01233 616242
Respiratory (lung) Services  
Relative's Support 01227 864006
Reculver Ward 01843 234580
Rainbow Children's Ward No fixed visiting hours, but visitors are expected to leave at a reasonable time in the evenings.  01843 234578
Quex Ward2:30pm to 5pm 6pm to 7.30pm unless prior arrangement with nursing staff. 01843 234577
Physiotherapy (WHH) 01233 616085