Grantham wards information

The wards at Grantham and District Hospital and a few details of each one are available below:

Ward 1
This ward deals with Cardiac and Stroke (rehabilitation) patients, together with General Medicine. It is located on the 2nd floor of the old maternity block. Contact 01476 464218 / 464719

Visiting times are 2pm - 4pm and 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Ward 2
This ward deals with post-operative elective Orthopaedic and Surgical patients in addition to orthopaedic trauma. It is located on the ground floor of the hospital. Contact 01476 464420 / 464245

Visiting times are 2pm - 4pm and 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Ward 6
This ward deals with Gastroenterology and Respiratory patients. It is located on the ground floor of the hospital. Contact 01476 464498 / 464741

Visiting times are 2pm - 4pm and 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Critical Care Unit
This is a 6-bedded unit that deals with the care of critically ill or injured patients. It is located in the main hospital building on the ground floor just before the Emerald Suite (Breast Unit). Contact 01476 464266

Visiting times are 2pm - 7.30pm

Day ward
This ward deals with all planned elective surgery – both inpatient and day case. It is located on the ground floor of the hospital: Contact 01476 464408 / 464369.

Emergency Assessment Unit
This is a unit that deals with assessment of all emergency cases. It is located in the main hospital building on corridor D. Contact (01476) 464430 / 464634 / 464345

Visiting times are 2pm - 4pm and 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Emerald Suite
The Emerald Suite deals with patients referred through both the breast symptomatic and screening services. It has imaging and examination facilities, nursing and medical offices, as well as Macmillan information services all in one specialist area. Located on the ground floor of the hospital. Contact 01476 464764

Endoscopy Unit
This unit deals with patients undergoing a wide variety of endoscopic procedures usually over the course of the normal working day. It is located on the ground floor of the hospital. Contact 01476 464366

Opening hours are 10am - 5pm.

Community Midwives
The Community Midwives are located on the top floor of the maternity building and are due to be relocated to a new Community Midwife Hub. Contact (01476) 464334

Kingfisher Ward
This is an ambulatory care ward for children incorporating an assessment unit, children’s outpatient department and a children’s community nurse team. There is no provision for overnight admissions. It is located on the ground floor of the hospital opposite the restaurant. Contact 01476 464284