This page includes useful information about each of our wards at Hammersmith Hospital, including: visiting times, protected meal times, contact details and simple directions.

Hammersmith Hospital wards

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Wards in A block

Endoscopy ward

Location

Ground floor, A block

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn right onto the south wing corridor. After a few paces you will need to turn left onto a second corridor, follow signs to outpatients. You will soon see LloydsPharmacy. The endoscopy ward is next to the pharmacy and clearly sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Gastroenterology

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: Visitors are asked to leave the ward between 15.00 and 18.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal time: Lunch 12.45 to 14.00

Facilities: Wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 2036

Heart assessment centre

Location

First floor, A block

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn right onto the south wing corridor. After a few paces you will need to turn left onto a second corridor, follow signs to outpatients. Turn right after passing LloydsPharmacy. Go through a set of double doors and take the lift or the stairs to the first floor. When you arrive turn left and you will see signs directing you to the heart assessment centre.

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Further information

Specialty: Cardiology

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 10.00 to 13.00 and 15.00 to 20.00

There is a rest period for patients between 13.00 and 15.00 each day

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal times: Lunch 12.30 to 13.30 and dinner 17.30 to 18.30 

Facilities: Wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 1663

A6 ward

Location

Second floor, A block

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn right onto the south wing corridor. After a few paces you will need to turn left onto a second corridor, follow signs to outpatients. Turn right after passing LloydsPharmacy. Go through a set of double doors and take the lift or the stairs to the second floor. When you arrive turn left and you will see signs directing you to A6 ward.

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Further information

Specialties: Cardiology

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 11.00 to 12.00 and 15.00 to 17.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal times: Lunch 12.45 to 14.00 and dinner 17.30 to 18.00

Facilities: Quiet room for patients, visitor waiting area, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 1267

A7 ward

Location

Fourth floor, A block

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn right onto the south wing corridor. After a few paces you will need to turn left onto a second corridor, follow signs to outpatients. Turn right after passing LloydsPharmacy. Go through a set of double doors and take the lift or the stairs to the fourth floor. When you arrive turn left, walk past A9 ward and then you will see signs directing you to A7 ward.

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Further information

Specialties: Cardiology

Patient age group: 17 and over

Visiting times: 10.00 to 12.30 and 15.00 to 20.00 

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Please do not bring children under the age of five onto this ward

Fresh flowers are also not permitted

Protected meal time: Dinner 17.45 to 18.30

Facilities: Day room with a television and magazines, patio garden, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 3502

A8 ward

Location

Fourth floor, A block

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn right onto the south wing corridor. After a few paces you will need to turn left onto a second corridor, follow signs to outpatients. Turn right after passing LloydsPharmacy. Go through a set of double doors and take the lift or the stairs to the fourth floor. When you arrive turn left, A8 ward is at the end of the corridor. 

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Further information

Specialties: Hepatobiliary and endocrine surgery

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 10.00 to 13.00 and 15.00 to 20.00

There is a rest period for patients between 13.00 and 15.00 each day

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal time: Lunch 12.30 to 13.30 and dinner 17.45 to 18.30

Facilities: Day room with a television, small balcony, garden, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 8383 3501

A9 ward

Location

Ground floor, A block

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn right onto the south wing corridor. After a few paces you will need to turn left onto a second corridor, follow signs to outpatients. Turn right after passing LloydsPharmacy. Go through a set of double doors and take the lift or the stairs to the fourth floor. When you arrive turn left, A9 ward will be the first ward you come to. 

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Further information

Specialties: Cardiology 

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 15.00 to 20.00   

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Please do not bring children under the age of five onto the ward 

Protected meal time: Lunch 12.30 to 13.30 and dinner 18.00 to 19.00  

Facilities: Visitor waiting room, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 2784 or 020 3313 2704 

Wards in the Gary Weston centre

Constance Wood ward (chemotherapy day unit)

Location

Second floor, Gary Weston centre

How to find us

The Gary Westson centre is situated at the back of the hospital next to the main north entrance. On arrivial take the lift or stairs to the second floor. The ward is clearly sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Cancer services and haematological malignancies

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 09.00 to 18.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal time: Lunch 12.00 to 13.00

Facilities: Wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 3348 or 020 3313 3343

Weston ward

Location

Third floor, Gary Weston centre

How to find us

The Gary Westson centre is situated at the back of the hospital next to the main north entrance. On arrivial take the lift or stairs to the third floor. The ward is clearly sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Haematology 

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 09.00 to 22.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Fresh flowers are not permitted

Protected meal time: Breakfast 08:15, lunch 12:45 and dinner 17:45.

Facilities: Laundry facilities, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 4753 or 020 3313 8159

Wards in the Catherine Lewis centre

Haematology day care unit

Location

Ground floor, Catherine Lewis Centre

How to find us

The Catherine Lewis centre is situated at the back of the hospital next to the main north entrance. The ward is clearly sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Haematology

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 09.00 to 18.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal time: Lunch 12.30 to 13.30

Facilities: Wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 4594

Dacie ward

Location

First floor, Catherine Lewis centre

How to find us

The Catherine Lewis centre is situated at the back of the hospital next to the main north entrance. On arrivial take the lift or stairs to the first floor. The ward is clearly sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Haematology 

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 10.00 to 22.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

We recommended that visitors call the ward before they visit

Protected meal time: Lunch 12.30 to 13.30

Facilities: Laundry facilities, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 3189

Wards in D block

Children's ambulatory unit/children's outpatients

Location

Ground floor, D block

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. There will be signs directing you to D block. Walk straight down the main corridor, it is the last ward on your right.

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Further information

Specialties: Children's ambulatory care

Patient age group: Children

Facilities: Wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 3301 or 020 3313 4720

Wards in the renal building (F block)

The Auchi acute dialysis unit

Location

Ground floor, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building, you will find the unit on the ground floor. 

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Further information

Specialties: Dialysis  

Patient age group: Adults

Visitors: Please do not bring children under the age of 12 on to the ward and children over the age of 12 require adult supervision

Protected meal time: Snacks only

Facilities: Visitor waiting area, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 8383 6627

Handfield Jones ward

Location

First floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the first floor. The ward is sign posted. 

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Further information

Specialties: Kidney and transplant

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 14.00 to 20.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Children under the age of 11 are not allowed on this ward 

Protected meal times: Breakfast 08.15 to 09.00, lunch 12.45 to 14.00 and dinner 17.45 to 18.30

Facilities: Day room, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 6676 or 020 3313 6678

Peters ward

Location

First floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the first floor. The ward is sign posted. 

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Further information

Specialties: Kidney and transplant

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 14.00 to 20.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Children under the age of 11 are not allowed on this ward 

Protected meal times: Breakfast 08.15 to 09.00

Facilities: Day room, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 6661 or 020 3313 6662


General intensive care unit (GICU)

Location

Second floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the second floor. The ward will be on your left.

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Further information

Specialties: Critical care

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 10.00 to 22.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Children under the age of 16 are not allowed on this ward 

Facilities: Visitor waiting area, quiet room, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 8383 4522

De Wardener ward

Location

Second floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the second floor. The ward is sign posted. 

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Further information

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 14.00 to 17.00 and 18.00 to 20.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal times: Breakfast 08.15 to 09.00, lunch 12.45 to 14.00 and dinner 17.45 to 18.30

Facilities: Waiting room, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 6691

Kerr ward

Location

Second floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the second floor. The ward is sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Kidney and transplant medicine

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 14.00 to 17.00 and 18.00 to 20.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Please do not bring children under the age of 11 onto this ward 

Protected meal times: Breakfast 08.15 to 09.00, lunch 12.45 to 14.00 and dinner 17.45 to 18.30

Facilities: Waiting room, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 6705

Fraser Gamble ward

Location

Third floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the third floor. The ward is sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Haematology

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 09.00 to 21.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Fresh flowers are not permitted

Protected meal times: Lunch 12.45 to 13.45 and dinner 17.45 to 18.30

Contact phone number: 020 8383 4215 or 020 8383 4216

Christopher Booth ward

Location

Fourth floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the fourth floor. The ward is sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Specialist medicine planned investigations unit and gastroenterology  

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 14.00 to 20.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Protected meal times: Lunch 12.30 to 13.30 and dinner 17.30 to 18.30

Contact phone number: 020 3313 6732 or 020 3313 6733

John Humphreys ward

Location

Fourth floor, F block, renal building

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception area and a shop on your right and a café on your left. Continue until you reach a door, and then turn left onto the south wing corridor. Walk straight ahead until you come to a door on your right. There is a sign which points to the renal building. Walk straight ahead and across the road, enter the renal building (the building has a glass exterior). Once in the building take the stairs or lift to the fourth floor. The ward is sign posted.

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Further information

Specialties: Elderly medicine, infectious diseases

Patient age group: Adults

Visiting times: 14.00 to 17.30 and 18.30 to 20.00

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Two

Fresh flowers are not permitted

Protected meal times: Lunch 12.45 to 14.00 and dinner 17.45 and 18.30

Contact phone number: 020 8383 6750 or 020 8383 6749

Wards in Imperial Centre for Translational and Experimental Medicine

Imperial clinical research facility

Location

Ground floor, Imperial Centre for Translational and Experimental Medicine

How to find us

Enter the hospital via the south main entrance. You will see a reception are, here you can ask for directions to the research facility.

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Further information

Specialties: General medicine research

Patient age group: Adults

Maximum number of visitors per bedside: Three

Facilities: Day room with a television, Xbox, DVDs, books, Ipads, laptops, wifi

Contact phone number: 020 3313 1703