Coronavirus guidance

Restrictions remain in place and inside all of our hospitals you still need to wear a mask, wash your hands and follow social distancing. Please see information for visitors > before you plan on visiting.

Coronavirus - Information and changes to our maternity services

Find out how our maternity services have changed during the coronavirus pandemic, on our maternity services during coronavirus page >.

We understand this is a challenging time for expectant mothers and new parents. Information and guidance is regularly changing and we will make every effort to keep women and families updated. 

Neonatal care units

neonatal nurse peering into incubator

We have neonatal care units at Royal Derby Hospital and Queen's Hospital Burton.

The local neonatal care unit at the Royal Derby Hospital looks after premature babies (born after 26 weeks of pregnancy) and babies who need care immediately after birth.

The special care baby unit at Queen's Hospital Burton looks after premature babies (born after 29 weeks of pregnancy) and babies who need care immediately after birth.

Neonatal Unit - Queen's Hospital Burton


Queen's Hospital Burton 
Floor 1
Belvedere Road
Burton on Trent
DE13 0RB

Getting to Queen's Hospital Burton >

You will need to use a lift or scale stairs to access this service.



01283 511 511 Ext 4346 


Information for patients and visitors

No flowers or potted plants.

Neonatal Unit - Royal Derby Hospital


Royal Derby Hospital 
Level 1
Uttoxoter Road
DN22 8NE

Getting to Royal Derby Hospital >


01332 785644

Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm (open access for parents)