Wards at Grantham and District Hospital

Ward visiting times and contact details for Grantham and District Hospital

Acute Care Unit (ACU)

This is a six-bedded unit combining coronary care and high dependency patients.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464266

Assessment and Ambulatory Care Unit (AAC)

The Assessment and Ambulatory Centre (AAC) provides urgent, same day treatment for patients, so that they don’t have to be admitted to hospital if there is no requirement for this. It is situated on corridor D, opposite EAU.

Patients with certain symptoms who arrive via A&E or are sent by their GP are fast tracked for assessment and appropriate tests by the acute medical team, enabling them to be treated quickly and sent home. Some of the cases covered by the AAC include mild asthma, falls, suspected blood clots, chest pains and uncomplicated pneumonia.

For disabled access information about this department, please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

8:30am - 9:30pm

Get in touch

Telephone: 01476 464888

Community Midwives

The community midwives hub is located on the ground floor of the maternity tower building.

Visiting Times

No visiting hours are available at this time.

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464334

Day ward

This ward deals with medical day cases as well as all planned elective surgery (inpatient and day case). It is located on the ground floor of the hospital.

For disabled access information about this department, please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

Please contact the ward directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464408

Alternative: (01476) 464369

Emerald Suite

The Emerald suite deals with patients referred through the breast symptomatic, screening and family history services. It has imaging and examination facilities, nursing and medical offices and Macmillan information services in one specialist area. It is located on the ground floor of the hospital.

For disabled access information about this department, please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

Please contact the ward directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464764

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.

Visiting Times

2pm – 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464430

Alternative: (01476) 464634 / 464345

Endoscopy Unit

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

Visiting Times

8am – 6.30pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464182

Alternative: (01476) 464085

Hospice in a Hospital

The Hospice in a Hospital unit has been developed through a partnership between ULHT, St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice and the South- West Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group(SWCCG). The unit provides palliative and end of life care to patients with a life limiting condition thought to be within the last 6-12 months of life who are/cannot be successfully managed in their own home. The nurse led unit comprises of six community beds supported by General Practitioners (GP’s).

The unit operates open visiting 24 hours a day, and facilities are  available for relatives to stay overnight following discussion and agreement from the nurse in charge.

Referrals to the unit can be made directly by any health or social care professional. These can be made by calling 01476 464988.

For disabled access information about the Hospice in a Hospital please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

24 hours

Get in touch

Telephone: 01476 464988

Kingfisher Ward

This is a dedicated paediatric clinic for children in a child friendly environment. Access to the unit is from the rear of the hospital on the perimeter road. Limited parking for service users including some disabled car parking spaces are available. The Grantham community children’s teams are also based on the unit.

For disabled access information about this department, please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

Please contact the ward directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464284

Ward 1

This ward deals with cardiology and gastroenterology patients, together with general medicine. It is located on the second floor of the tower block.

For disabled access information about the ward please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

2pm – 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464218

Alternative: (01476) 464719

Ward 2

This ward deals with post-operative elective orthopaedic and surgical patients in addition to orthopaedic trauma. It is located on the first floor of the tower block.

For disabled access information about the ward please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

2pm – 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464420

Alternative: (01476) 464245

Ward 6

This ward deals with stroke (rehabilitation) and respiratory patients. It is located on the ground floor of the hospital.

For disabled access information about the ward please see our DisabledGo accessibility guide.

Visiting Times

2pm – 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01476) 464263

Alternative: (01476) 464741