We treat around 95,000 inpatients every year. Many of these are for planned operations but over 60,000 are admitted as emergencies, either after attending A&E or after a GP has referred a patient straight to one of our admissions units. This section provides some practical information for patients who stay on one of our wards.
Patient Food and Drink
During your stay on the ward you will be served three meals a day. At lunch time and tea time we try and prevent unnecessary…Read more
We provide lockers by each bed for storing personal items. However, please do not bring: Large amounts of money Valuables such as jewellery Television or…Read more
Between 12:30pm and 1:30pm, and 5pm and 6pm, we try to stop all unnecessary visits to our wards. This is so that our nurses and…Read more
Internet, TV, Radio and Phone
At City Hospital there is a WiFi service available to all patients and guests. This service offers 15 minutes of free internet access via personal…Read more
We ask patients to bring existing medicines in to hospital with them. This is so that we see what medicines they are currently taking and…Read more