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.

Emergency Care Centre

Ward / Department
Emergency Care Centre
An Emergency Care Centre is provided at Kent and Canterbury Hospital. This treats adult patients with acute medical illness (e.g. heart attack or stroke) and has a minor injuries service (for injuries such as fractures and sprains) for all age groups. The Emergency Care Centre is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Telephone number
01227 864244
Visit our webpagesAccident & Emergency