We have extended our visiting times and these are now between
11.00am and 7.00pm but please check with the ward you would like to
visit as there are exceptions to this policy.
Wards 41, 43 and 51 at Darlington Memorial Hospital operate
a visiting time between 1:30pm -- 7pm each day with no more than 3
visitors at one time per patient.
Please note the Richardson Hospital operates visiting
times between 2-8pm.
However, we know that there may be circumstances where visiting
outside of these hours is required and this should be discussed on
an indiviudal basis with the appropriate ward or department.
There are also some clinical areas which are exceptions
to this policy such as our maternity wards, critical care, neonatal
and paediatric wards, please ask these wards directly about their
visiting times via the main switchboards at Darlington Memorial
Hospital 01325 380 100 or University Hospital of
North Durham 0191 333 2333.
To read our full Visitor Policy - CLICK
'Every aspect of my emergency care was dealt with quickly,
efficiently and professionally with full explanations and
compassion from all staff involved'.
Patient, Emergency Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital