Ward Visiting Hours

Visiting hours have been reduced to two hours per day on all general adult wards in response to feedback from patients, visitors and staff.

You can also click on the ward names below for further information on the ward and its visiting times.

A

Abbotsbury Surgical Short Stay Unit

Tel: 01305 255150 / 254830

B

Barnes Ward

Visiting Hours: 2:30 – 3:30pm, 7 – 8pm
Tel: 01305 255213

C

Coronary Care Unit

Visiting Hours: 3:30 – 4:30pm, 7 – 8pm
Tel: 01305 255681

D

Day Lewis Ward

Visiting Hours: 3pm - 4pm, 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Tel: 01305 255219

F

Fortuneswell Cancer Ward

Visiting Hours: 3pm - 8pm
Tel: 01305 253342 or 253343

H

HDU: High Dependency Unit

Visiting Hours: 12pm - 2pm, 5pm - 7pm
Tel: 01305 255325

Hinton Respiratory Ward

Tel: 01305 255482 / 255483

I

ICU: Intensive Care Unit

Visiting Hours: 12pm - 8pm (or at the discretion of the shift co-ordinator)
Tel: 01305 255596

Ilchester Integrated Assessment Unit

Tel: 01305 255523 / 255916

K

Kingfisher Ward

Visiting Hours: Open visiting
Tel: 01305 254253

L

Lulworth Ward

Visiting Hours: 2:30 – 3:30pm, 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Tel: 01305 255471

M

Maternity Unit

Visiting Hours: 3:30 – 4:30pm, 7 – 8pm. Partners and mother’s children welcome 9am – 9pm
Tel: 01305 254267

Maud Alexander Ward

Visiting Hours: 3:30 – 4:30pm, 7 – 8pm
Tel: 01305 255524

P

Prince of Wales Ward

Visiting Hours: 3.30pm – 4.30pm, 7pm - 8pm
Tel: 01305 255139

Purbeck Ward

Visiting Hours: 2:30pm – 3:30pm, 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Tel: 01305 255593

R

Ridgeway Ward

Visiting Hours: 2.30pm – 3.30pm, 7pm – 8pm
Tel: 01305 255561

S

SCBU: Special Care Baby Unit

Visiting Hours: Open visiting for parents. Other visitors welcome 4pm – 6pm
Tel: 01305 254234

Stroke Unit

Visiting Hours: 2:30 – 4:30pm, 6.30pm - 7.30pm (weekdays), 2.30pm - 7.30pm (weekends)
Tel: 01305 255164