Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
King Edward Avenue, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 6EB
Visitors are always welcome between:
3 to 5pm, and 7 to 8pm or by arrangement with staff.
For blood tests please call 0330 123 9462.
Who we are
The inpatient ward is overseen by a modern matron with a team of registered nurses, rehabilitation assistants, healthcare assistants, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, a care manager, a pharmacist and visiting medical officer.
What we do
We provide a rehabilitation-focused inpatient approach to care. There are 20 beds available and the hospital takes patients directly from their own homes, and from the acute trusts. The hospital provides a range of healthcare services including inpatient beds, outpatient clinics and comprehensive services for older people. Other services include outpatient consultations in all major specialities such as child health, dental services, investigations, therapy and rehabilitations services other out-of-hour services.
We have an appointment system for the phlebotomy clinic. The phone number for the service is 0330 123 9462. The phone lines for this service are manned from 8am to 12 noon. You may have to try once or twice to get through. There is no answerphone for this service.
How do you use this service?
Any patient needing to be admitted to the hospital needs to have clear rehabilitation goals that are achievable within an agreed timescale.
Parking and facilities at the hospital
Free parking is available at the hospital for visitors.
There is a coffee machine and vending machine in the main out-patients department and a coffee machine in the Link corridor.