Telephone: 01404 540540
Services provided at this hospital:
Inpatients, Maternity, Renal Unit, Minor Injuries Unit (open 8am – 10pm), Chiropdy, X-ray, Physio, Occupational Therapy and Childrens Services, Outpatient clinics including Continence Clinic, Mental Health, Dietetic, Medical Elderly, Movement Disorder, Neurology, Chiropody, Dental, Leg Ulcer Clinic, Paediatric, Gynaecology, Audiology, Genetics,Smoking Cessation, Surgical/Vascula, Occupational Health, Dermatology, and Respiratory
|Due to staffing difficulties, Honiton MIU will be open between 10:00 and 18:00 from 14th August. The situation will be reviewed on 30th September. On Monday 31st August, however, the MIU will be open between the normal daily opening hours of 08:00 to 22:00. We apologise for any inconvenience.|
Afternoons: 3pm to 8.30pm
If you need to arrange a visit outside the set visiting times please let the ward know.
At certain times the ward may be closed for several reasons. For example, confidential discussions sometimes need to be held between staff and patients or there may be a patient rest period or a teaching and development session.
Breakfast: 8.30am to 9am
Lunch: 12.45pm to 1.15pm
Dinner: 5.45pm to 6.15pm
During protected mealtimes, visitors are not permitted, unless they are helping you to eat. This allows patients time to eat their meal in peace. Protected mealtimes may vary slightly. Please check with the individual ward about times.
Patient Environment Action Team (PEAT) is an annual assessment of inpatient healthcare sites in England. PEAT inspects standards across a range of services including food, cleanliness, infection control and patient environment (including bathroom areas, décor, lighting, floors and patient areas).
In the 2011 PEAT inspection, Honiton hospital scored ‘excellent’ for environment, food and privacy and dignity.
The patient information leaflet includes handy tips for patients arriving at their local hospital, such as what they need to bring, facilities available, parking arrangements, contact details and visiting times.
National Patient Safety Agency inspections: In the recent NPSA inspections, Honiton Hospital was judged to be ‘excellent’ for environment and cleanliness and an ‘excellent’ rating for the food served there.
League of Friends:
Honiton Hospital League of Friends Chairman Heather Penwarden can be contacted by phone on 01404 540540 or 01404 45360 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Northern Devon Healthcare Trust wishes to promote environmentally-friendly and healthy ways of travelling to its sites, such as cycling or walking, and making better use of the public transport system. Such methods of transport will ease traffic congestion and improve the local environment, whilst helping to keep you fit.
Travelling by Car
Visitors and staff should respect the site’s neighbours. If parking on residential roads surrounding the site becomes a problem for residents, the local authority may implement a ‘residents only’ parking scheme or impose parking restrictions.
On-Site Parking Arrangements:There is free parking but as a shared site with a GP practice and other NHS organisations, only a limited number of spaces are available.
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