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…

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.

Simulation Centre

Last updated: 15 April 2021

QUAD building photo

Portsmouth Hospitals Simulation Centre is a dedicated training environment providing realistic and interactive education, delivering a diverse range of courses and realistic scenario-based education for healthcare professionals.

  • Simulation Centre – Located on the 2nd floor; a high fidelity training centre for Medical Simulation with the use of a variety of human patients simulators
  • VIMARs – Victory Institute of Minimal Access Robotic Surgery located on the ground floor, providing surgical simulation training and RCS courses.

 

For more information visit the simulation centre website.

Opening hours

We are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.

Where to find us

We are located in the QUAD Centre building at Queen Alexandra Hospital.

Contact information

To get in touch with the team email simulation.centre@porthosp.nhs.uk or our senior clinical educator Lisa.toft@porthosp.nhs.uk 

Call 02392 286000 ext. 1286 or 02392 286258 (admin)

Simulation Centre
2nd Floor, QUAD Centre
Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
Southwick Hill Road
Cosham
Hampshire
UK
PO16 3LY

 

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