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.

Suggest a Book for stock form

Please note: You need to be a member of the library to request items.

Solent NHS staff will need to visit the Solent/Southampton Library page to request items - there is a guide available to help you login and request & reserve books from WebCat.

Southern NHS staff will need to visit the Hampshire Healthcare Library service for books.

Fields marked * are mandatory.

This form is submitted to the Library at Queen Alexandra Hospital tel. 02392 286039 or internally 7700 6039

Library Registration Form

Article Request Form

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I agree to this data being held in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (2018) for the use of the South and West NHS libraries.

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