Lister Hospital

01438 314333 Coreys Mill Lane , Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 4AB

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 405 ratings for this hospital



  • Access to TV
  • Internet access
  • Public telephone
  • Family accommodation
  • Mobile phones permitted
  • Private rooms only
  • Single sex accommodation only

Although the Trust does not yet have a public Wi-Fi system, many patients choose to bring their mobile devices with them when visiting our hospitals.  We ask that people using such equipment, especially mobile phones, are mindful of the disruption to other people that this can cause. 

All of our inpatient wards meeting with national stipulations around providing single sex accommodation.

Bringing children to Lister Hospital

  • Baby changing facility
  • Children's play area
  • Parent and child parking
  • Parent and baby room
  • Pram park

We always advise that unless children are being brought for an appointment or in an emergency themselves, we suggest not to bring them to busy hospitals like the Lister.  We do have baby changing facilities, with play areas in those departments that care for children specifically.

Counselling and Support

  • Bereavement support
  • Translation services

Our chapliancy service provides support, including for bereavements, to our patients, their families/carers and our staff.  To contact one of our chaplains, just call our main switchboard - 01438 314333.

We also provide translation services - details of how to arrange for this to happen are provided on appointment letters, as well as from ward staff.  Except in emergencies, translation assistance should always be requested in advance.

Faith services

  • Prayer area
  • On-site chapel
Chapel at the Lister hospital


Our chaplains offer a confidential ear to all and are not only here for churchgoers or people who are religious. 

Coming into hospital can be a worrying experience, and the chaplains, as part of the hospital staff, have particular responsibilities for the spiritual care of patients, their families and friends. 

A member of the Trust’s chaplaincy team is available 24-hours a day. Staff can contact them on behalf of a patient or visitor through a long-range pager service, via the switchboard.

Food and amenities on-site

  • Cafe
  • Patient library
  • Pharmacy
  • Shop

The pharmacy at the Lister can only dispense prescriptions made by the Trust's doctors - it can't help you if you a prescription given to you by a GP.

The Lister has two cafes and a main restuarant - please go our own website for more information on these services.


  • Car Parking
  • Cycle parking
  • Disabled parking

Our new multi-storey car park provides 667 spaces and includes 81 just for blue badge holders. You will receive a chip coin token when you enter the car park and should pay at the machines when you exit for the time you've stayed.

To find out more about parking and related services at the Lister, please go the dedicated pages on our website.

Last updated on 08 June 2015.

Information supplied by East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust