Also in Coming into hospital:
If you have any hearing difficulties please let a member of ward staff know. Personal loop systems are available on request. British Sign Language interpreters are also available by arrangement.
If you are a minicom user and need to contact us, please telephone our minicom operator on (01224) 550702. You can also fax us on (01224) 553678.
Please inform ward staff of any additional needs you may have relating to your disability.
If you have a problem speaking, reading or understanding the English language, we have Language Line telephone interpreting services available.
If you prefer, we can arrange for a face-to-face interpreter, but we do need to know about this in advance. Please ask an English-speaking friend to let staff know before you come into hospital by calling the telephone number on your letter.