Visiting Times

 

Below are the visiting times for services run by University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust, divided by hospital. 

If you are unsure of the visiting times of a ward, or would like to speak to the service directly, please contact the relevant switchboard.

Royal Lancaster Infirmary visiting times

Switchboard: 01524 65944

Medical Wards

Ward 20 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 22 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 23 Open visiting
Ward 37 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 39 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Acute Medical Unit 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Coronary Care Unit 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Oncology (Day Unit) Open visiting

 
Surgical Wards

Ward 16 (Gynaecology)                                                      2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 17 (Maternity Ward) 9am - 9pm for partners/siblings
3pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm for all other visitors (with permission of parents)
Ward 21 (Ripley Suite) 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 30 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 31 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 32 (Children's Ward) Open visiting for parents
1pm - 7pm for all other visitors
(with permission of parents)
Ward 33 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 34 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 35 At discretion of ward staff following Theatre procedures.
Contact the Ward directly using the number here.
Ward 36 At discretion of ward staff following Theatre procedures. 
Contact the Ward directly using the number here.
Neonatal Unit Open visiting for parents
2pm - 7pm for all other visitors
(with permission of parents)
Intensive Care Unit 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm

 

Westmorland General Hospital visiting times

Switchboard: 01539 732288

Helme Chase Maternity Unit Open visiting for partners and children
3pm - 4pm and 7pm - 8pm for all other visitors
(with permission of parents)
Elective Orthopaedic and Surgical Centre Open visiting until 8pm

 

Furness General Hospital visiting times

Switchboard: 01229 870870

Medical Wards

Ward 6 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 7 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 9 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Acute Medical Unit 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
High Dependency Unit 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Oncology Unit Open visiting
Patient Progression Unit 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm

Surgical Wards

Ward 1 (Gynacology) 3pm - 5pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 2 (Orthopaedics) 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 4 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Ward 5 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
Day Unit 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm
No visiting on the day of Theatre procedure
Maternity Ward 9am - 9pm for partners only
3pm - 4pm & 7pm - 8pm for all other visitors
Children's Ward Open visiting for parents
10am - 8pm for all other visitors
(with permission of parents)
Special care Baby Unit Open visiting for parents
All other visiting at parents' discretion
Intensive Care Unit 1pm - 2pm & 5pm - 7pm

Updated July 2018 

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