Current visiting times

After suspending visiting earlier in the year, we are now able to offer limited visiting to some wards at the discretion of the nurse in-charge.”

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Messages for loved ones and keeping in touch

We recognise the impact that a long stay in hospital can have on families and the importance of maintaining strong communication.  Our ward staff are keeping in touch with patients’ next of kin directly and our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) can help pass on personal messages from family and friends.

Read more information about messages for loved ones…

Current visiting times

After suspending visiting earlier in the year, we are now able to offer limited visiting to some wards at the discretion of the nurse in-charge.”

Read more on visiting times...


Messages for loved ones and keeping in touch

We recognise the impact that a long stay in hospital can have on families and the importance of maintaining strong communication.  Our ward staff are keeping in touch with patients’ next of kin directly and our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) can help pass on personal messages from family and friends.

Read more information about messages for loved ones…

During your stay in hospital you will meet a number of different members of staff.  All members of staff wear name badges, but if you are not sure who someone is or what they do, please feel free to ask them to introduce themselves and explain what they do. 

If you have any questions about your treatment, please ask a doctor or a nurse.

There are lots of opportunities for you to get involved with the Trust, from volunteering to attending our public meetings, our Annual General Meeting or our hospital open day which is held every year.

Cancer Services

Last updated: 04 November 2019

B level

Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust has a Haematology and Oncology service that treats those patients referred to Queen Alexandra hospital with a possible haematology condition or a cancer.

The Trust is also a designated cancer centre treating patients living in southern Hampshire and some parts of West Sussex for a wide range of cancers. It has close links with the University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust and cancer services based in Chichester and the Isle of Wight. Adults diagnosed with very rare cancers and children diagnosed with cancer are normally referred to the specialist centres in Southampton and London for their treatment.

To find out more about our teams and cancer specialties, click here.

Opening hours

Acute Oncology service is operational 7 days a week, 8:00am - 8:00pm.

Where to find us

Haematology/Oncology Day Unit/Haematology oncology outpatients - Lift area 2 at QA Hospital

Breast - Lift area 2 at QA Hospital

Acute Oncology Service - Lift area 4 at QA Hospital

 

Contact information

There is a manned telephone service 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.

Tel: 02392 2863316

Locations:

  • Haematology/Oncology Day Unit/Haematology oncology outpatients - B Level at QA Hospital
  • Breast - D level at QA Hospital
  • Acute Oncology Service - F level, wards F5/6/7 at QA Hospital
  • Dermatology - St Mary's Community Campus

Related wards

F5

Queen Alexandra Hospital

Directions

Lift area 4

Contact

02392 286000 ext. 3265

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