Summary of Unit Care
Whiston is a Local Neonatal Unit (LNU) providing short term ventilation and stabilisation, also high dependency and special care. Total 15 cot spaces
Parking & Public Transport Information
Multi-storey parking available 24hours,with designated disabled parking and walkway access to hospital.
Public transport nearby.
Parents and siblings 24 hour visiting.
Other visitors 16.30-17.30 or 18.30-19.30,a parent must accompany other visitors. A total of 3 visitors at one time, no children allowed other than siblings.
(visiting policy under review)
Double bedroom with en-suite facilities.
Single bedroom with en-suite facilities.
Large waiting area with TV and toys for young children.
Within waiting room.
Access to main hospital dining room.
Costa coffee bar in main hospital reception.
Breast feeding support group on Friday mornings and breast feeding buddies.
Support for Going Home
Hospital at Home, paediatric nursing staff who provide ongoing support following discharge.