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
Scarburgh Ward 01233 651805
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 Stroke Unit 11:30am to 8:00pm 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