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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
Intensive Care and High Dependency UnitsThe Intensive Care Unit has an open visiting policy. The HDU visiting times are 2pm to 8pm 01227 866478
Invicta Ward 11am - 1pm3pm - 7pm Invicta Ward operates a rest period between 1pm and 3pm.  01227 866392
ITU - Intensive Therapy Unit (K&C)The Intensive Care Unit has an open visiting policy.01227 783104
ITU - Intensive Therapy Unit (QEQM) 01843 234415
ITU - Intensive Therapy Unit (WHH)  01233 616114
Kennington Ward 01233 616107
Kent Ward2:00pm to 8:00pm  01227 783102
Kings A1 Ward 7:30am to 5:30pm 01233 616072
Kings A2 Ward 10am - 8pm no cut flowers please 01233 616074
Kings B Ward 10am - 8pm01233 616091