Coronavirus guidance

If you think you may have symptoms of Coronavirus >, follow the national guidance and self-isolate for 10 days. Please see our information on Coronavirus and changes to our normal services >. If you, or a member of your family has tested positive for Coronavirus, please find resources to aid your/their recovery on our Coronavirus - Supporting your recovery > page.

Visiting restrictions in our hospitals

Vising restrictions remain in place at all of our hospitals to protect our colleagues, visitors and patients. While we understand it’s important for patients to be able to see their family and friends we have to keep safety our top priority. Suspending visiting helps us to prevent the spread of infection.

Visiting will remain limited to only essential visitors on all of our wards and departments. For full details, see our Information for visitors > page.

Royal Derby Hospital Wards

Ward contacts and visitor information for Royal Derby Hospital.

*Please note that the opening times below do not apply throughout Covid-19. 

A

Ambulatory care centre and DVT clinic

Location

Level 1 Rehab block


Speciality

Acute medicine


Telephone

01332 787607


Visiting times

Open


Opening times

Monday to Friday: 9am - 8pm

Weekends: 12pm - 6pm

C

Coronary care unit

Location

Level 1, near Main Entrance


Speciality

Cardiology


Telephone

01332 787772


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm


Additional info

This ward also operates a 24/7 out-of-hours service for heart attacks.

D

Derby Private Health

Location

Level 2, above Labour Ward


Speciality

Surgery


Telephone

01332 785200


Visiting times

Friends and family are welcome to visit at any time.  However, please refrain from visiting between 9pm - 10am.


Additional info

Accessible via Entrance 21

Discharge lounge

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Mixed


Telephone

01332 787536


Opening times

Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 7.00pm

Dolphin ward

Location

Level 2, Childrens' Hospital


Speciality

Paediatric Critical Care Unit Level 2 and Dolphin Ward (under 5’s).


Telephone

01332 786 853 / 01332 786 858


Visiting times

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


Additional information

Open visiting for parents. One parent may be resident overnight and we ask non-resident parent to leave the ward by 10pm to allow the ward to settle for the night.

E

Emergency Department

Location

Level 1, near car park 4


Telephone

01332 787800

I

Intensive care unit

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Intensive care


Telephone

01332 788692


Visiting times

11am - 8pm

L

Labour ward

Location

Level 1, Maternity and Gynaecology


Speciality

Maternity


Telephone

01332 785141


Visiting times

No visiting hours. See below information for further guidance.


Additional information

  • Normal visiting patterns do not apply to the Labour ward due to the nature of care being given.
  • To ensure the security & privacy for all patients on the labour ward there are no visiting hours.
  • The two named birth partners are welcome throughout the duration on the labour.
  • No children until after the baby is born, then only baby's siblings may visit with the named birth partner.
  • Alternative arrangements are at the discretion of the midwife in charge and need to be made in advance.

M

Medical assessment unit

Location

Level 1


Speciality

Medical assessment & emergency


Telephone

01332 788707


Visiting times

Open visiting

N

Neonatal Unit - Royal Derby Hospital

Location

Royal Derby Hospital 
Level 1
Uttoxoter Road
Derby 
DN22 8NE

Getting to Royal Derby Hospital >

 

Telephone

01332 788 707


Visiting times

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


Additional information

Open visiting for parents

Nightingale Macmillian Unit

Location

Level 1


Speciality

Palliative medicine


Telephone

01332 786 060


Visiting times

1.30pm onwards


Please visit our palliative care page > for more information about the Nightingale Macmillan Unit and Nightingale Macmillan Day Unit.

P

Puffin

Location

Level 2, Childrens' Hospital


Speciality

Elective medicine & surgery


Telephone

01332 786 854


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

S

Sunflower

Location

Level 2, Childrens' Hospital


Speciality

Elective surgery & emergency


Telephone

01332 786 856


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm


Patient information leaflets

Access our patient information leaflets for children >

Surgical assessment unit

Location

Level 1


Speciality

Surgical assessment & emergency


Telephone

01332 787436 / 01332 786623


Visiting times

11am - 9pm

W

Ward 101

Location

Level 1


Speciality

Accident and emergency


Telephone

01332 787 101


Visiting times

Open visiting

Ward 102

Location

Level 1, in front of main hospital


Speciality

Mixed Urology


Telephone

01332 783102 / 01332 788950


Visiting times

11am - 8pm

Ward 202

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Elective Procedures Unit


Telephone

01332 788202 / 01332 787202


Visiting times

11am - 2pm, and 5pm - 8pm

Ward 203

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Elective Trauma and Orthopaedics


Telephone

01332 787203 / 01332 788203


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 204

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Trauma


Telephone

01332 787204 / 01332 788204


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 205

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Trauma - Dedicated Fracture Neck of Femur ward


Telephone

01332 787205 / 01332 788205


Visiting times

11am - 1pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 206

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Elective trauma & orthopaedic


Telephone

01332 787206 / 01332 788206


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 207

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Elective trauma & orthopaedic


Telephone

01332 787 207 / 01332 788 207


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 208

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Step down unit


Telephone

01332 787208 / 01332 788208


Visiting times

11am - 8pm

Ward 209

Location

Level 2


Speciality

Gynaecology


Telephone

01332 787209


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 216 Rehab Short stay unit

Location

Level 2, Rehab block


Speciality

Short stay unit


Telephone

01332 788216


Visiting times

10am - 9pm

Ward 301

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Haematology


Telephone

01332 787301 / 01332 788301


Visiting times

2pm - 8pm

Ward 302

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Oncology/Haematology with medical outliers


Telephone

01332 787302 / 01332 788302


Visiting times

2pm - 8pm

Ward 303

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Oncology


Telephone

01332 787303 / 01332 788303


Visiting times

2pm - 8pm

Ward 304

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Gastroenterology/Hepatology


Telephone

01332 787304 / 01332 788304


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 305

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Gastroenterology (Luminal)


Telephone

01332 787305 / 01332 788305


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 306

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Short Stay Unit


Telephone

01332 787306 / 01332 788306


Visiting times

Open visting

Ward 307

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Head & Neck (ENT & Maxillofacial)
Ophthalmology


Telephone

01332 787154 / 01332 787307 / 01332 787714 / 01332 788307


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 308

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Vascular


Telephone

01332 787577 / 01332 788308


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 309

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Colorectal & upper gastroenterology


Telephone

01332 78730901332 788309


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 310

Location

Level 3


Speciality

General medicine


Telephone

01332 787310 / 01332 788310


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 311

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Medicine for the elderly


Telephone

01332 787311 / 01332 788311


Visiting times

10am - 10pm

Ward 312

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Stroke rehabilitation


Telephone

01332 787312


Visiting times

11am - 1pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 313

Location

Level 3


Speciality

Surgical


Telephone

01332 788313


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 314

Location

Level 3, Maternity and Gynaecology


Speciality

Maternity


Telephone

01332 787314


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm. No children under 12 unless patients own children.


Additional information

  • Only 1 named birth partner and baby's sibling/s can visit between 8am until 10pm.
  • A maximum of two visitors per bed during afternoon and evening visiting times (not including birth partner and baby's siblings).
  • Only children over the age of 12 years are able to visit during afternoon and evening visiting times.
  • Overnight supporters can be facilitated, one family member only.

Ward 315

Location

Level 3, Maternity and Gynaecology


Speciality

Medical Short Stay


Telephone

01332 787315


Visiting times

11am - 7pm

Ward 401

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Medicine for the elderly


Telephone

01332 787401


Visiting times

11am - 1pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 402

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Respiratory


Telephone

01332 787402


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 403

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Respiratory & Respiratory High Dependency Unit


Telephone

01332 787403


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 404

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Respiratory


Telephone

01332 787 404


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 405

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Medicine for the elderly


Telephone

01332 787405


Visiting times

11am - 1pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 406

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Medicine for the elderly


Telephone

01332 787406 / 01332 786735


Visiting times

11am - 1pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 407

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Renal ward
Renal and Medical high dependency.


Telephone

01332 787407


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 408

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Cardiology


Telephone

01332 787408


Visiting times

1pm - 3pm, and 5pm - 7pm

Ward 409

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Cardiology / Diabetes and Endocrine / Winter Pressures


Telephone

01332 787409


Visiting times

2pm - 4pm, and 6pm - 8pm

Ward 410

Location

Level 4


Speciality

Acute stroke


Telephone

01332 787410


Visiting times

12pm - 2pm, and 5pm - 7pm