South Hams Hospital is situated in Kingsbridge. The Hospital has 12 inpatient beds, an MIU (which is open 9.00am – 17.00pm, 7 days a week), a busy Outpatient Department, a Physiotherapy Outpatient Department.
There is also an X-ray Department which is available Mon - Fri from 9:00 am -17:00pm. However, these times may vary, so it is advisable to check with the hospital’s Minor Injuries Unit before attending. X-ray services are not available everyday however the MIU Nurse practitioner will fully assess your injury and provide an appropriate treatment plan to meet your clinical needs.
The hospital hosts a large number of outpatient services provided by clinicians from Derriford Hospital, Devon PCT and Devon Partnership Trust. Clinics are provided in the following specialities:
General medicine, General surgery, Vascular surgery, Orthopaedics, Rheumatology, Urology, Gastroenterology, ENT, Renal, Gynaecology & antenatal, Paediatrics, Respiratory, Plastic surgery, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, Opthometry, Colorectal, Psychiatry, Psychology, Audiology, Hearing assessment (children), Hearing therapy, Diabetic liaison nurse, Paediatric diabetes, Podiatry, Family planning services, Dentistry, Continence services, Speech & language therapy, Ultrasound, Triangle Centre (cancer support), Orthotics, Genito-urinary medicine, Alchohol & drugs service, Dietetics, Family consultation service, Stoma nurse, Heart failure, Tissue viability, Falls group, Baby clinics, Child health clinics, Child development clinics, Parenting classes, Ante & postnatal groups, Carers group, Cardiac rehabilitation programme.
Visitors are welcome from 10.00 to 12.30 and again from 14.00 to 20.00