Wards at Lincoln County Hospital

Ward visiting times and contact details for Lincoln County Hospital.
Please note: For up to date information of our visiting arrangements, please follow this link to our Information for Visitors page.

Ashby Ward

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

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

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Telephone: (01522) 572380

Branston Ward

This is a gynaecology ward. It is temporarily located on level three of the maternity building.

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Telephone: (01522) 573132

Alternative: (01522) 573492

Breast Unit

This is a breast assessment unit. It is located in a dedicated building behind the maternity unit.

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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.

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Telephone: (01522) 573082

Cardiac Short Stay

The Cardiac Short Stay unit at Lincoln County Hospital is located on the lower level next to Johnson Ward,  opposite Ingham ward. It can be accessed by the entrance near to the endoscopy unit

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Telephone: 01522 597906

Carlton/Coleby Ward

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

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Telephone: (01522) 309 304

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 shop then turn left at the chapel and on the right hand side.

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

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Telephone: (01522) 421932

Alternative: 421933 / 307165

Digby Ward

This is an acute general surgery ward. It is located on the entrance floor of the main hospital building past the shop next to the SEAU.

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Telephone: (01522) 572256

Alternative: (01522) 582749

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.

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Telephone: (01522) 573124

Emergency Department (A&E)

Open 24/7 every day of the year providing emergency care.

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No visiting hours are available at this time.

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Telephone numbers are currently unavailable for this ward.

Greetwell Ward

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

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Telephone: (01522) 573130

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.

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Telephone: (01522) 597588

Alternative: (01522) 573258

Hemswell Gynaecology Clinic

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

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

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No visiting hours are available at this time.

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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.

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Telephone: (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 shop.

Visiting is by exception – please contact your ward to find out about when you can visit.

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

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No visiting hours are available at this time.

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Telephone: (01522) 573746

Johnson Ward

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.

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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.

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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.

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Telephone: (01522) 573066

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.

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Telephone: (01522) 573157

Medical Emergency Assessment Unit B (MEAU B)

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.

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Telephone: (01522) 307926

Alternative: 307164 / 307925

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

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Telephone: (01522) 573929

Neonatal intensive care unit

The neonatal intensive care unit 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.

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Telephone: (01522) 573604

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.

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

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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.

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Telephone: (01522) 573150

Alternative: (01522) 597582

Oncology Assessment Unit

This is a six-seated area, which is open Monday-Friday from 8am to 6pm. The unit provides an accessible service for cancer patients having systematic anti-cancer therapy. It also offers telephone advice, signposts services and offers face-to-face assessment if required. It is based on the Waddington Unit at Lincoln County Hospital which is located on the first floor of the main hospital building, past the shop and left at the chapel. It is located at the end of the corridor on the left.

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Telephone: (01522) 307841.

Pre-op assessment

Pre-op assessment is situated on Langton Ward, on the first floor of the maternity block at Lincoln County Hospital.

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

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No visiting hours are available at this time.

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Telephone: 01522 573595

Alternative: 01522 573190

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.

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

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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.

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

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Telephone: (01522) 573172

Same Day Emergency Unit (SDU)

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’.

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Telephone: (01522) 307584

Alternative: (01522) 307586

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 shop turn right and at the end of the corridor.

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Telephone: 01522 309042

Shuttleworth Ward

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

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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 shop turn left and take the lift down.

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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 shop and to the end of the corridor. This area is sometimes used for other patients at busy times.

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Telephone: (01522) 573144

Surgical Day Unit

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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.

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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 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.

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

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Telephone: (01522) 572255

Alternative: (01522) 307198 or 307199