Visiting times

visiting times

Please do not visit the hospital if you have a cold or flu, or if you have had sickness and/or diarrhoea in the past 48 hours.

Visiting times at Medway Hospital vary across the wards and will also reflect individual needs and circumstances. Details of the standard visiting times for each ward are given below. Patients and visitors are also encouraged to check with ward staff about the arrangements for their particular ward, and discuss any special visiting requirements.

We try to protect meal times in the hospital and discourage visitors to the wards at these times. 

Wards A-Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

Arethusa Ward

Orthopaedic female

Location: Level 4, red zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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B

The Birth Place

Maternity

Level 4, green zone. 

Visiting hours:

Open visiting at all times
Partners allowed at any time

The space in the ward is quite small so please be mindful of the number of visitors present at one time.

Children are welcome but please ensure that they are supervised at all times.

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

Byron Ward

Elderly care

Location: Level 2, brown zone

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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D

Dickens Ward

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

 

Dolphin Ward

Paediatric

Location: Level 2, green zone.

Visiting hours:

Anytime for parents
1.30pm - 7.30pm for others

Flowers are welcome on this ward.

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E

Emerald Ward

Mental health

Location: Level 2, brown zone.

Visiting hours:

Weekdays

3.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Weekends and bank holidays

9.30am - 11.30am
1.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are welcome on this ward.

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G

Gundulph Ward

Medical

Location: Level 3, blue zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.00pm
6.00pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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H

Harvey Ward

Stroke Services

Location: Level 1, blue zone. 

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 9.00pm

Flowers are welcome on this ward.

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K

Keats Ward

Gastroenterology

Location: Level 1, blue zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

 

Kent Ward

Maternity

Level 4, green zone. 

Visiting hours:

9am - 9pm
Partners allowed at any time

The space in the ward is quite small so please be mindful of the number of visitors present at one time.

Children are welcome but please ensure that they are supervised at all times.

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

 

Kingfisher/SAU

Surgical

Location: Level 3, green zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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L

Lawrence Ward

Macmillan Cancer Care Unit

Location: Level 1, brown zone

Visiting hours:

Open visiting except for protected meal times between 12 noon - 1.30pm and 5pm - 6.15pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward

 

Lister Ward

Surgical, level 3, red zone 

Flowers are not permitted on this ward

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M

Medical HDU Ward

Medical

Location: Level 2, brown zone

Visiting hours:

11.00am - 1.00pm
3.00pm - 8.00pm

Two visitors per bed

Flowers are not permitted on this ward

 

McCulloch Ward

Surgical, Urology, Breast Care and Ear, Nose and Throat

Location: Level 3, green zone. 

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

 

Medical Assessment Unit (MAU)

Medical

Location: Level 2, brown zone. 

Visiting hours:

11.00am - 12:30pm
2:30pm - 5:30pm
6:30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

 

Milton Ward

Elderly

Location: Level 2, brown zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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N

Nelson Ward

Cardiology

Location: Level 1, purple zone. 

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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O

Ocelot Ward

Gynaecology

Location: Level 2, green zone.

Visiting hours:

11.00am - 12.00 midday
1.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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P

Pearl Ward

Maternity

Level 4, green zone. 

Visiting hours:

9am - 9pm
Partners allowed at any time

The space in the ward is quite small so please be mindful of the number of visitors present at one time.

Children are welcome but please ensure that they are supervised at all times.

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

Pembroke Ward

Orthopaedic

Location: Level 5, red zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

 

Phoenix Ward

Vascular

Location: Level 3, green zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.00pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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R

Ruby Ward

Mental Health

Location: Level 2, brown zone.

Visiting hours:

Monday to Friday

3.00pm - 5.30pm
6:30pm - 8.00pm

Weekend

10.00am - 11.45am
1.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are welcome on this ward.

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S

Sapphire Ward

Ambulatory Care Centre

Patients may be accompanied by a friend or relative.

Visiting hours:

Monday to Friday

3.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Weekend

Open visiting (please avoid mealtimes)

 

Surgical Assessment Unit (SAU)

Location: Level 3, green zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.00pm - 9.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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T

Tennyson Ward

Elderly female

Location: Level 2, brown zone. 

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are welcome on this ward.

 

Trafalgar

High Dependency Unit

Location: Level 3, green zone.

Visiting hours:

11.00am -12.30pm
3.30pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.00pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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V

Victory Ward

Surgical

Location: Level 3, green zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm to 5.30pm
6.30pm to 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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W

Wakeley Ward

Medical

Location: Level 2, blue zone.

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

 

Will Adams Ward

Medical

Location: Level 3, blue zone. 

Visiting hours:

2.00pm - 5.30pm
6.30pm - 8.30pm

Flowers are not permitted on this ward.

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