Access in Summary
Car Park and Drop Off
There are four Car Parks available at the hospital, all of which have accessible bays.
There are designated drop off points which are well signed and are located outside various entrances on the campus.
There is a one way road surrounding the hospital which has four bus stops located on it. The bus stops are all located on level ground and provide shelter and seating.
Access at Entrance
The West Entrance leads into the A&E Department and joins up with the main hospital corridor. Entry is via a double set of automatic doors and provides level access.
The East Entrance leads into a lobby area that joins up with the main hospital corridor. Entry is via a double set of automatic doors and there is level access.
The South Entrance leads into the main hospital corridor and is next to the Deanesly Cancer Centre. Entry is via double automatic doors and there is level access from the pavement. If approaching from the road there is a temporary ramp in place to negotiate the kerb.
There are various reception desks located around the hospital in the different departments. Most provide a low level counter and there are also induction loops installed on some of the counters.
There is a Cafe provided on both floors which have seating provided. There is an additional Cafe located on the lower ground floor of the Heart & Lung Centre. There are also vending machines located on the ground floor and a WHSmith located inside the East Entrance.
There are accessible toilets available for visitors in the main areas and corridors of the hospital.
Access to All Areas
All of the main areas of the hospital provide stair and lift access for visitors and patients. The main corridor has various lift access points that are accessible for wheelchair users and there are also lifts located in the Heart & Lung Centre.