(For treatment side effects and complications only)
We understand that if you or a relative are due to stay in The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre as an inpatient you will naturally want to find out more about the hospital. This section contains some useful general information.
In order to keep our patients and staff safe during the coronavirus pandemic, we have restricted access to all our sites in line with the national NHS guidance:
We are sorry that we cannot allow visitors at this time and hope you will appreciate that we are doing it to keep people safe and reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission as far as possible. This is especially important for people with cancer and those caring for them.
We have special arrangements in place to support inpatients while these visiting restrictions are in place:
If you believe exceptional circumstances apply and want to request permission to visit, you should speak to staff on the ward/department in question. They will be happy to discuss this and make any appropriate arrangements.
of our inpatient wards are located in Clatterbridge Cancer Centre – Liverpool.
Ward 2 - Level 2Telephone: 0151 556 5023
Ward 3 - Level 3Telephone: 0151 556 5019
Ward 4 - Level 4Telephone: 0151 318 8624
Ward 5 - Level 5Telephone: 0151 318 8631
Patients should discuss any dietary requirements with their nurse, who will arrange for a visit from our dietitian if necessary.
We also operate a limited 24-hour catering service for times when meals are missed, because of treatment time or admission time.
Although there's shops on our sites, they are not open 24 hours a day so you may prefer to bring in your own toiletries or snacks.
For visitors there are a variety of snack and meal options available, including:
bar - near to the radiotherapy department