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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.

Special Care Baby Unit -SCBU (QEQM)

Ward / Department
Special Care Baby Unit -SCBU (QEQM)
Visiting hours

Parents, siblings and grandparents - open visiting.
All other visitors 3:00pm to 7:00pm.
Maximum of two visitors per baby. Anyone with an infection must not visit.
Rest period for mothers and their babies between 1:00pm and 3:00pm.

Telephone number
01843 234260
Visit our webpagesSpecial Care Baby Unit