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John Radcliffe Hospital wards

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If you have, or have had, any symptoms, such as cough, fever, diarrhoea, vomiting or a cold, please wait until you are completely better before visiting.

Please use the alcohol hand gel (on the wall by the entrances to the wards) when you arrive, and wash your hands with soap and water when you leave.

There may be times when the visitor is asked to move away from the bedside for short periods of time for clinical reasons.

We are unable to allow flowers.

Children's Hospital

Bellhouse-Drayson Ward (incorporating Children's Clinical Decision Unit)
(Cardiorespiratory, gastroenterology and acute medicine)
Level 0 Children's Hospital

  • Visiting: 24 hours for parents and relatives. There is space for one parent to stay overnight with their child.
  • Tel: 01865 231237 / 231247
  • For families of longer stay patients there is a Ronald McDonald House on the John Radcliffe Hospital site. Demand for these rooms is extremely high, therefore we regret that we cannot guarantee accommodation.
  • Leaflet: Welcome to Bellhouse-Drayson Ward (pdf)

Children's Day Care Ward (Children's specialist surgery)
Level 1 Children's Hospital

  • Open for children and their families:
    Monday to Thursday 7.30am - 6.45pm
    Friday 7.30am - 4.45pm
  • Tel: 01865 234148

Kamran's Ward (Haematology and oncology)
Level 0 Children's Hospital

Melanie's Ward (Adolescent medicine)
Level 0 Children's Hospital

  • Tel: 01865 234054 / 5
  • For families of longer stay patients there is a Ronald McDonald House on the John Radcliffe Hospital site. Demand for these rooms is extremely high, therefore we regret that we cannot guarantee accommodation.

Robin's Ward (Neurosciences and specialist surgery paediatric inpatients)
Level 1 Children's Hospital

  • Tel: 01865 231254 / 5
  • For families of longer stay patients there is a Ronald McDonald House on the John Radcliffe Hospital site. Demand for these rooms is extremely high, therefore we regret that we cannot guarantee accommodation.

Tom's Ward (Children's general surgery)
Level 1 Children's Hospital

West Wing and Oxford Eye Hospital

Lichfield Day Surgery Unit (Adult day surgery for patients having ENT/Plastic/Ophthalmology and OMFS surgery)
Level 0 West Wing

  • Open: Monday to Friday 7.00am - 8.30pm
  • Tel: 01865 231296 / 231397

Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit (Neuro ICU)
Level 1 West Wing

  • Tel: 01865 234918
  • It is particularly helpful if all telephone enquiries are made by one family spokesperson.

Neuroscience Rehabilitation Unit
Level 2 West Wing

Neuroscience Therapy Office: 01865 234475

Neuroscience Ward
Level 2 West Wing

Oxford Eye Hospital (Ophthalmics)
Level LG1 West Wing

Tel: 01865 234163

Specialist Surgery Inpatients Ward (Maxillofacial, Ophthalmology, Plastic surgery and ENT)
Level 0 West Wing

Tel: via Switchboard 0300 304 7777

Oxford Heart Centre

Cardiac Angiography Suite (formerly Cardiac Day Care Unit / CDCU) and Cardiac Investigations Annexe (CIA)
(Cardiac day care)

Tel: 01865 572614 / 572616

Cardiology Ward (Cardiology)
Level 0, Oxford Heart Centre

Tel: 01865 572671

Cardiac and Thoracic Critical Care Unit (CTCCU)
Including Coronary Care Unit (CCU) and Cardiothoracic Critical Care (CTCC)
Level 1, Oxford Heart Centre

  • Reception: 01865 572635
  • Nurses' Station A: 01865 572639
  • Nurses' Station B: 01865 572641
  • Nurses' Station C: 01865 572644
  • Please ring the bell on arrival and wait for a member of staff to accompany you to your relative.
  • We ask that phone calls are restricted to immediate family / next of kin only.

Cardiothoracic Ward
Level 2, Oxford Heart Centre

Tel: 01865 572663

JR main hospital

Level 1

Adult Intensive Care Unit (AICU): Intensive care
Entrance via Level 1 JR main building

Tel:

  • Unit A: 01865 851196/7
  • Unit B: 01865 220626/5
  • Unit C: 01865 220645 / 220624

Children's (Paediatric) Critical Care Unit (PICU)
Entrance via Level 1 JR main building

Tel: 01865 220632 / 3

Emergency Assessment Unit (EAU)
Entrance via Level 1 JR main building

  • Tel: 01865 740400
  • Please avoid calling before 10.00am and between 1.00pm - 1.30pm and 8.30pm - 9.00pm.

Theatres
Level 1 JR main building opposite the entrance to X-ray

Tel: 01865 221050 / 5

Level 2

Outpatients Blue Area

Please see:

'Here for Health' Centre
Centre for health and wellbeing

Level 4

Ambulatory Assessment Unit (AAU)
Level 4 JR main building

  • Multidisciplinary unit dedicated to urgent ambulatory and day case management of complex patients.
  • Tel: 01865 221812 / 01865 221814

John Warin Ward (Infectious diseases and tropical medicine)
Level 4 JR main building

Tel: 01865 225214

Lionel Cosin Day Hospital (Geratology)
Level 4 JR main building

  • Open: 8.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday for appointments (excluding bank holidays).
  • Tel: 01865 228777
  • Please telephone reception if you are unable to keep your appointment.

Transfer Lounge
Room 4342, Level 4 AAU corridor

Level 5

5A: Female Short Stay Medical Ward
Level 5 JR main building

Please ask for a 'Knowing Me' care plan. We support 'John's Campaign' - www.johnscampaign.org.uk

Tel: 01865 221830 / 1

5B: Male Short Stay Medical Ward
Level 5 JR main building

Please ask for a 'Knowing Me' care plan. We support 'John's Campaign' - www.johnscampaign.org.uk

Tel: 01865 740385

5F:

Parenteral Nutrition (Vascular Access and Enteral Tube Management)
Level 5 JR main building C/D Corridor

  • Tel: 01865 221653
  • We can advise our own patients on emergency issues relating to their treatment and offer advice nationally to others.

Level 6

6A: Vascular Ward
Level 6 JR main building
Closed for refurbishment

6B: Trauma
Level 6 JR main building

Tel: 01865 221128

6C: Trauma
Level 6 JR main building

Tel: 01865 221135

Surgical Emergency Unit (SEU) (Emergency surgical admissions) Ward 6D / Ward 6E / Ward 6F
Level 6 JR main building

  • Assessment area (18 beds) (SEUD): 01865 221821 / 221822 - also known as Ward 6D
  • Male ward (20 beds) (SEUE): 01865 857950 / 857951 - also known as Ward 6E
  • Female ward (20 beds) (SEUF): 01865 221840 / 221841 - also known as Ward 6F
  • Mobile phones may affect our monitoring equipment: only use them in corridors or the lift lobby outside the unit.

6F: Gastroenterology / Hepatology
Level 6 JR main building

Tel: 01865 221840

Level 7

Complex Medicine Unit (CMU) (Emergency medical admissions) CMU A / CMU B / CMU C / CMU D
Level 7 JR main building

Previously known as 'Wards 7A - 7D'

Please ask for a 'Knowing Me' care plan. We support 'John's Campaign' - www.johnscampaign.org.uk

Follow signs from the lift lobby on the 7th floor.

  • Male wards (CMU A: 01865 221855/2 / CMU C: 01865 221967/8)
  • Female wards (CMU B: 01865 221758 / 221969 / CMU D: 01865 221980)

7E: Acute Stroke Unit
Tel: 01865 221180

Trauma Outpatient Unit
Entrance via visitors' car park

  • Tel: 01865 220217
  • Clinic Nurses: 01865 740315

City Community Hospital (Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust)
This has now moved to the Fulbrook Centre, Churchill Hospital

Visiting a Community Hospital (Oxford Health website)

Women's Centre and Maternity

Community Midwives Office (Maternity)
Level 5 JR Women's Centre

Contact the office by telephone rather than visiting in person.

  • Community Midwives Office, Level 7: 01865 221696
    Monday to Thursday 9.00am - 2.00pm (no answerphone)
  • Blenheim Team Midwives: 01865 220457 (answerphone)
  • Isis Team Midwives: 01865 779284 (answerphone)
  • For urgent maternity advice, contact the Maternity Assessment Unit: 01865 220221

Gynaecology and Obstetric Outpatients Department
Level 1 JR Women's Centre

  • Open: 8.30am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday
  • Tel: 01865 220447 / 8 / 9

Gynaecology Ward (Gynaecology)
Level 1 JR Women's Centre

Tel: 01865 222001 / 2

Maternity Day Assessment Unit (Outpatient pregnancy monitoring)
Level 2 JR Women's Centre.

  • Open: 8.00am - 8.30pm Monday to Friday and 9.00am - 3.00pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Tel: 01865 221711
  • Outpatients are seen when referred by community midwives, GPs or other hospital departments.

Level 5 Maternity
Level 5 JR Women's Centre

  • Visiting: only a mother's own children may visit.
  • Tel: 01865 221880 / 1

Level 6 Maternity
Level 6 JR Women's Centre

Tel: 01865 221721 / 2

Level 7 Maternity
Level 7 JR Women's Centre

Tel: 01865 221663

Newborn Care Unit
Level 2 JR Women's Centre

As you enter the Women's Centre on Level 2, please follow signs for the Newborn Care Unit.

  • Intensive Care parents' telephone number: 01865 228387
  • High Dependency parents' telephone number: 01865 228386
  • Low Dependency parents' telephone number: 01865 572686