Wards at Lincoln County Hospital

Ward visiting times and contact details for Lincoln County Hospital

Ambulatory Care Ward

This ward, located close to the A&E Department, provides care and treatment for patients that are expected to be discharged on the same day as admission: ‘Same day discharge’.

Visiting Times

Please contact the ward directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573397

Ashby Ward

This is a neuro-rehabilitation ward that deals with brain injuries and illnesses. It is located on level 2 of the hospital.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 572380

Bardney Ward

This is a ward specifically for women in labour. It is located in the maternity building on level 5.

Visiting Times

Please contact the ward directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573140

Branston Ward

This is a Gynaecology ward. It is located on level 3 of the maternity building.

Visiting Times

2pm-4pm and 6.30pm-8.30 pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573132

Alternative: (01522) 573492

Breast Unit

This is a Breast assessment unit. It is located on level 4 of the maternity building.

Visiting Times

Please contact the unit directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573783

Alternative: (01522) 573790

Burton Ward

This is an Elderly complex needs ward with 8 beds for renal patients. It is located on the lower level 1 of the main hospital building along the corridor from EAU.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573082

Carlton/Coleby Ward

This is a Respiratory (medical) ward. It is located on the lower level 1 of the main hospital building.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573128

Clayton Ward

This is a general surgery ward used by various patients but specialising in Urology, Ear, Nose and Throat and Maxillofacial surgery. It is located on the entrance floor of the main hospital past the WH Smiths shop then turn left at the chapel and on the right hand side.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573130

Dixon Ward

This is a gastroenterology and general medicine ward. It is located on the lower level 1 of the main hospital building, down the main corridor and next to Burton Ward.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573153

Greetwell Ward

This is an acute general surgery ward. It is located on the entrance level of the main hospital building past the WH Smiths shop and to the left at the end of the corridor.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573161

Alternative: (01522) 573162

Hatton Ward

This is a general surgical ward. It is located on the entrance floor of the main hospital building next to the Waddington Unit.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 597588

Alternative: (01522) 573258

Ext. 421778

Hemswell Gynaecology Clinic

This is a gynaecology ward. It is located on the ground floor of the maternity building.

Visiting Times

Please contact the department directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573118

Ingham Ward

This is a ward that deals with cancer patients and is where they receive chemotherapy treatment. It is located on the lower level 1 of the main hospital.

Visiting Times

Please contact the ward directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 572260

Alternative: (01522) 572261

Intensive Care Unit

The unit cares for elective and emergency patients who require Intensive or High dependency care regardless of illness or injury. It is located on the entrance level of the main hospital building next to the WH Smith’s shop.

Open visiting operates on this ward. However, it is requested that visitors are limited to family and close friends, there are only two visitors to a bed at any one time. It is best to schedule a visit late morning following ward rounds.

Visiting Times

Please contact the unit directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573746

Johnson Ward and Coronary Short Stay Unit

Johnson ward and the coronary care unit is situated on the lower level opposite Ingham ward and can be accessed by the entrance near to the endoscopy unit.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573125

Lancaster Ward

This is a ward that deals with general medicine for the care of the elderly. It is located on the entrance floor of the hospital following the corridor round and signs to Maternity. It can be found on the left of the corridor opposite to the entrance for Rainforest Ward.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573039

Medical day unit

The unit performs a variety of day treatments including blood transfusions, drug infusions and biopsies. It is located on the third floor of the hospital next to county restaurant.

 

Visiting Times

Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 6pm

Get in touch

Medical Emergency Assessment Unit (MEAU)

This is a unit that deals with Medical Emergency Assessment for adults. It is located on the lower level 1 of the main hospital building near Burton Ward.

Visiting Times

Please contact the unit directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573157

This is a diabetic/medical ward. It is located in the lower level of the main hospital building and is opposite MEAU.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573929

Nettleham Ward

This is the ante-natal and post natal ward dealing specifically with mothers and their newborn babies. There is a transitional care area for those babies who are born early or need more specialised care. The ward is located on the second floor of the maternity unit. An ante-natal assessment area is located on the second floor. There is open visiting on the ward for partners.

Visiting Times

2pm - 8.30pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573134

Neustadt/Welton Ward

This is an orthopaedic ward dealing with a variety of orthopaedic patients. It is located on the entrance floor of the main hospital building next to SEAU.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573150

Alternative: (01522) 597593

Nocton Ward

This is a neo-natal intensive care unit. It is located in the maternity building on level 6. Open visiting operates on this ward for parents. Only parents and two visitors at any given time, no children apart from siblings.

Visiting Times

2.30pm - 7.30pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573604

Pre-op assessment

Pre-op assessment is situated in clinic 11 and clinic 4 in the outpatients department at Lincoln County Hospital.

The department undertake pre-operative assessment for head and neck, orthopaedics, gynaecology, general surgery, urology and vascular patients.

Visiting Times

8:30am - 6pm

Get in touch

Telephone: 01522 573595

Rainforest Ward

This is a paediatric ward dealing with the care of children. It is located on the entrance floor of the hospital following the corridor round and signs to Maternity. It can be found on the left of the corridor opposite the entrance for Lancaster Ward. Open visiting operates on this ward for parents and carers.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573786

Safari Ward

This is a children’s day ward dealing with children aged from birth to 16 years old. The ward cares for children undergoing various daycase surgery and is also a children’s emergency assessment unit. It is located on the entrance floor of the hospital following the corridor round and signs to Maternity.

Visiting Times

Please contact the ward directly for visiting times

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573172

Scampton ward

This ward cares for elderly patients and their medical needs. It is located next to Shuttleworth ward on the entrance floor of the main hospital building past the WH Smiths shop turn right and at the end of the corridor.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: 01522 307906

Ext. 307906

Shuttleworth Ward

This is a ward dealing with orthopaedic traumas. It is located on the entrance floor of the main hospital building past the WH Smiths shop turn right and at the end of the corridor.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573155

Alternative: (01522) 597727

Stroke Unit

This is a unit that deals specifically with stroke patients. It is located on the lower level 1 floor of the main hospital building past the WH Smiths shop turn left and take the lift down.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573265

Surgical Admissions Lounge

This is a day surgery unit admitting elective surgical patients and caring for those patients undergoing all types of day surgery, except gynaecology. It is located on the entrance floor level of the main hospital building past the WH Smith’s shop and to the end of the corridor.

Visiting Times

No visiting hours are available at this time.

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573144

Surgical Emergency Admissions Unit (SEAU)

This is a general surgical admissions ward. It is located in the entrance floor of the main hospital building opposite the chapel.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 573793

Alternative: (01522) 573127

Waddington Unit

Waddington Unit is a haematology and oncology unit caring for patients receiving chemotherapy /radiotherapy and End of Life care. We admit elective and emergency admissions. The unit is located on the first floor of the main hospital building, past the WH Smith shop and left at the chapel. It is located at the end of the corridor on the left. Staff ask that visitors do not bring flowers onto the ward because of the immunocompromised patients that we look after.

Visiting Times

2pm - 9pm

Get in touch

Telephone: (01522) 572255

Alternative: (01522) 572257