Lymington New Forest Hospital

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Lymington New Forest Hospital is a large modern hospital located in the South West of Hampshire.  The hospital has four inpatient wards including a stroke rehabilitation unit and medical admissions unit. 

There are a range of diagnostic services available including radiology (CT scans, MRI scans, X-ray) and endoscopy

A range of community health clinics are also run from the site including physiotheraphy, podiatry and a Parkinson's Service. 

A number of other services are provided on the hospital site by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust and PHL

Ward visiting times are between 11am and 8pm. Two visitors per bed at a time please. If you would like to visit outside these hours, please ask the nurse in charge. (This may be subject to change due to COVID-19 restrictions). 

Please note, we aim for quiet mealtimes and rest times, staff will be able to advise when these are. Sometimes staff may have to ask you to leave due to clinical reasons, we really appreciate your support with this.

 

A number of diagnostic services are available: 

Phlebotomy (blood tests) are run by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.  More information about the service can be found on their website: www.uhs.nhs.uk/OurServices/Pathology/PathologyPatientInformation

Catering and refreshments 

  • A cafe and vending machines are available at the hospital.

Chaplain 

  • There is a dedicated part-time Chaplain. 

Onsite Pharmacy

The Lymington urgent treatment centreThe centre looks after patients with an urgent minor injury or an urgent minor illness which is not critical or life threatening. e.g. sprains, broken bones, bites or stings, as well as assessing and treating wounds. To access the service simply walk into the Urgent Treatment Centre at Lymington Hospital between 8am and 9pm, 365 days per year.

 https://www.phlgroup.co.uk/our-services/primary-care/lymington-urgent-treatment-centre/ 

League of Friends
Lymington LOF logo.pngThe League of Friends of Lymington New Forest Hospital provide extra care and amenities for the patients and staff at the hospital. Speak to representatives at the hospital itself, or visit the website here: www.lymingtonhospitalfriends.org 

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Lymington New Forest Hospital
Ampress Park
Wellworthy Road
Lymington
SO41 8QD  

By bus - the Bluestar 6 bus service runs hourly between Southampton and Lymington via the hospital.  www.bluestarbus.co.uk
The More 112 bus service (Wilts & Dorset) calls at the hospital three times a day each way on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, running from Hythe/Beaulieu to Lymington.
More bus services X1and X2 from Bournemouth and 119 from New Milton run to Lymington, where passengers need to change to Bluestar 6 or More 112 bus services to get to the hospital. 

By train - the nearest train station is at Lymington Town, a distance of 1.7 miles from the hospital.

Parking

Car parking is available. The following charges apply:

  • Up to 1 hour - £1.00
  • 1-2 hours - £2.00
  • 2-4 hours - £3.00
  • 4-6 hours - £5.00
  • 6-20 hours - £8.00
Out of hours

The Lymington urgent treatment centre
The centre looks after patients with an urgent minor injury or an urgent minor illness which is not critical or life threatening. e.g. sprains, broken bones, bites or stings, as well as assessing and treating wounds. To access the service simply walk into the Urgent Treatment Centre at Lymington Hospital between 8am and 9pm, 365 days per year. https://www.phlgroup.co.uk/our-services/primary-care/lymington-urgent-treatment-centre/ 

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