Lilleybrook Ward

Welcome to Lilleybrook ward. We are a 18 bed ward that cares principally for patients being treated for cancer.

Lilleybrooke Ward is located in the Oncology Centre at the rear of the hospital.

What to Expect When you are Admitted to our Ward

On arrival on the ward you will be shown to your bed. Sometimes you may have to wait in the day room until your bed is ready however we shall keep you updated.

You will be seen by a nurse who will admit you and by a doctor who will take your medical details. Often a blood sample will be taken as well.

We will keep you informed about and involved in your care during your stay with us.

Lilleybrook is a modern ward with good facilities and has a pleasant garden adjacent to the ward.

The staff are keen to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible and will be only too happy to answer any questions that you might have.

Please be aware that the Trust is now a smoke free NHS. Smoking is not permitted in any building or within the grounds of any of our sites. Information and support is available to any patients who wish to stop smoking. Nicotine Replacement Therapy is available to help reduce your cravings during your stay.

How to Contact the Ward

You and your family will be informed of the best time to telephone for news.

Telephone numbers: - 0300 422 4010

Or Telephone Switchboard on 0300 422 2222 and ask for the Ward.

We ask that one person be nominated to ring for news and then relays the information to other friends and family.

Each patient has a telephone by their bed that will receive incoming calls and after purchase of a phone card make outgoing calls. Please note mobile phones are permitted.