Wards at Lewisham Hospital

Below is a list of all the wards at Lewisham Hospital, including their location and contact details.

Visiting Times

All adult inpatient ward areas

  • Open visiting at all times for immediate family or carer only (as identified in the care plan) unless ward staff advise otherwise
  • Visiting for all other visitors from 3pm - 8pm.
  • Two visitors are allowed at a time unless exceptional circumstances apply and agreed by the nurse or midwife in charge.

Areas with Special Visiting Arrangements

The following areas have special visiting arrangements in place and are specific to the needs of the unit:

  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - 10am - 12 noon and 4pm - 8pm
  • High Dependency Unit (HDU) - 10am - 12 noon and 4pm - 8pm
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) - Parents can visit at any time.
  • Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) - Parents can visit at any time.
  • Paediatrics (Children’s Wards) - Parents can visit at any time.
  • Maternity - Anderson Delivery Suite - 24 hour visiting.

 These hours can be found on the Trust website or directly from the unit itself.

Visiting Guidelines

  • Visitors are limited to 2 per bed
  • We ask visitors not to sit on beds to help us with infection control
  • Please check with the Ward Manager if you would like children to visit you while in Hospital
  • If children do visit, please encourage them not to sit or crawl on the floor or disturb other patients

If you would like further information about a ward, please call the number and ask for the Ward Manager.

Wards at Lewisham Hospital

Ward

Location

Floor

Specialism

Number

Alder

Orange Zone (Riverside)

4th

Various

020 8333 3000 ext 3757

Antenatal

Green Zone

5th

Antenatal

020 8333 3000 ext 8712

Ash

Orange Zone (Riverside)

6th

Older People

020 8333 3000 ext 8680

Aspen

Orange Zone (Riverside)

5th

Various

020 8333 3674

Beech

Orange Zone (Riverside)

5th

Stroke

020 8333 3000 ext 8670

Cedar

Orange Zone (Riverside)

2nd

Orthopaedics

020 8333 3000 ext 8725

Cherry

Orange Zone (Riverside)

3rd

Cardiology

020 8333 3000 ext 8959

Chestnut

Orange Zone (Riverside)

1st

Medical Admissions

020 8333 3000 ext 3678

Children's Day Care (Woodlands)

Green Zone

 2nd

Children's Day Care

020 8333 3000 ext 8599

Children's Inpatient

Green Zone

1st

Children

020 8333 3015

Elm

Orange Zone (Riverside)

6th

Older People

020 8333 3664

Hawthorn (Frank Cooksey)

Orange Zone (Riverside)

4th

Specialist Rehabilitation

020 8333 3311

High Dependency Unit (HDU)

Orange Zone (Riverside)

3rd

Adult High Dependency

020 8333 3000 ext 8737

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Orange Zone (Riverside)

3rd

Adult Intensive Care

020 8333 3000 ext 8635

Juniper

Orange Zone (Riverside)

2nd

 Orthopaedics & Gynaecology

020 8333 3000 ext 8925

Labour (Anderson Suite)

Green Zone

3rd

 Labour

020 8333 3026

Larch

Orange Zone (Riverside)

2nd

Orthopaedics

020 8333 3667

Laurel

Orange Zone (Riverside)

5th

Haematology & Oncology

020 8333 3777

Mulberry

Orange Zone (Riverside)

4th

Respiratory

020 8333 3673

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Green Zone

4th

Neonatal Intensive Care

020 8333 3000 ext 8630

Oak

Orange Zone (Riverside)

6th

Older People

0208 333 3000 ext 3779

Postnatal (Maternity 5)

Green Zone

 5th

Postnatal

020 8333 3022