Contacting a ward or department

Please use the A-Z links or search box in the directory below to find a ward or department. 

Click on the ward or department name for further information.

If you need to contact a Consultant or can't find what you are looking for - please call the Hospital Switchboard:

Important information about visiting hours

Please check the latest visiting guidance

Accident and Emergency (QEQM)

Ward / Department
Accident and Emergency (QEQM)

Drop off area

While building work to expand our A&E is underway, you can use area outside Spencer Hospital to drop off. If you need assistance, please ask at reception (Ramsgate Road entrance) from Monday to Friday 07.30 – 19.00 and 10.00-15.30 on weekends. Outside of these times please call 01227 868766.

Contacting patients/visitors who are in the A&E Department

Our A&E is very busy. While staff are doing their best to answer the phones, we encourage families to contact their loved one via their mobile phone for updates wherever possible. 

Telephone number
01843 235030
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