Ward 40 cares for women with a range of gynaecological conditions. In addition to the 22 inpatient beds on the ward, there are a further seven beds in our day unit.
You may be referred directly to Ward 40 at any time by your GP. You may also be referred from our emergency department (A&E) or minor injuries unit to our specialist gynaecological emergency admission Unit, also located on Ward 40.
Ward visiting times
Visiting is between 2pm and 4pm and 6pm to 8pm, except on the day of surgery when visiting is 7-8pm only as patients are likely to be unwell.
Ward 40 is situated on level four of Leazes Wing at the RVI.
You can contact us on 0191 282 5640