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Hospital visiting

Due to the current pandemic, specific guidelines are currently in place at the Royal Alexandra Hospital.

Further Information

Wards and visiting

Hospital visiting

Due to the current pandemic, specific guidelines are currently in place at Royal Alexandra Hospital.

Ward 8 – Cardiology

Call: 0141 314 7008

Opening hours:

Approximate mealtimes are 7.30am – 8.30am for breakfast, 12.00pm – 1.00pm for lunch, and 5.00pm – 6.00pm for the evening meal.

We try to make sure that patients are not disturbed while having their meals and staff may ask visitors to leave during meal times. However, if you wish to help your relative or friend during meal times, please discuss this with the ward staff.

More information on visiting

Ward 12 – Coronary Care Unit

Call: 0141 314 7012

Wards 21 and 22 – Emergency Department and Orthopaedics

Call: 0141 314 7021 or 0141 314 7022

Ward 24 – General Surgery

Call: 0141 314 7024

Ward 32 – Gynaecology

Call: 0141 314 7032

High Dependency Unit/Ward

Call: 0141 314 7025

Intensive Care Unit/Ward

Call: 0141 314 7069

Opening hours:

As our patients are critically unwell visiting can be flexible depending on the individual patient.

However, we do have visiting everyday between: 2.00pm – 8.30pm

Please speak to staff about visiting arrangements should these times not be convenient.

Approximate mealtimes are 7.30am – 8.30am for breakfast, 12.00pm – 1.00pm for lunch, and 5.00pm – 6.00pm for the evening meal.

We try to make sure that patients are not disturbed while having their meals and staff may ask visitors to leave during meal times. However, if you wish to help your relative or friend during meal times, please discuss this with the ward staff.

Ward 31A – Maternity

Call: 0141 314 7031

Ward 31B – Maternity

Call: 0141 314 9588

Ward 1 – Medical Assessment Unit

Call: 0141 314 9755

Ward 10 – Medicine

Call: 0141 314 7010

Ward 10 is a General medicine ward.

Ward 11 – Medicine

Call: 0141 314 7011

Ward 14 – Medicine

Call: 0141 314 7014

Ward 18 – Medicine

Call: 0141 314 7018

Ward 2 – Medicine (Acute Medical Unit)

Call: 0141 314 7002

Ward 27 – Medicine

Call: 0141 314 7027

Wards 37, 38 and 39 – Mental Health for Older People

Call: 0141 314 7037 or 0141 314 7113 or 0141 314 7039

Neonatal Unit (Ward)

Call: 0141 314 7035

Opening hours:

Parents are welcome on the unit at any time. We want you to be involved as partners in care, and to provide as much of your baby’s care as possible.

Baby’s brothers and sisters are welcome any time also. Other children of primary school age or younger will not be able to visit the unit.

Relatives and friends can come to the unit if accompanied by a parent.

For any more information speak to one of the nursing staff on the unit.

Ward 5 – Older Adult & Stroke Combined Assessment

Call: 0141 314 7005

Ward 4 – Older People & Stroke Services

Call: 0141 314 7004

Ward 3 – Older People Services

Call: 0141 314 7003

Ward 36 – Older People Services

Call: 0141 314 7036

Ward 6 – Older People Services

Call: 0141 314 7006

Ward 7 – Older People Services

Call: 0141 314 7007

Ward 23 – Orthopaedics ARU

Call: 0141 314 7023

Ward 19 – Palliative Care

Call: 0141 314 7019

Ward 29 – Surgery

Call: 0141 314 7029

Ward 20 (1) – Surgical Assessment and Receiving Unit

Call: 0141 314 7020

Ward 28 – Urology

Call: 0141 314 7028

Services and outpatients
Accident and Emergency Department

Call: 0141 314 6195

Antenatal Clinic

Call:

  • General Telephone: 0141 314 7161
  • We have a telephone number for women to make an appointment with a midwife as soon as they know they are pregnant. The number to call is: 0141 347 8422

Location: Paisley Maternity Hospital

Antenatal Ultrasound

Call:

  • General Telephone: 0141 314 6748
  • We have a telephone number for women to make an appointment with a midwife as soon as they know they are pregnant. The number to call is: 0141 347 8422

Location: Paisley Maternity Hospital

Anti-D Clinic

Call: 0141 314 6746 or 0141 314 6724

Audiology
Biochemistry

Call: 0141 314 6157

Opening Hours:

  • Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday to Sunday, 9.00am – 12.00pm
Cardiology

Call: 0141 314 6806

Colposcopy Clinic

Call: 0141 314 6719

Community Maternity Unit – Birthing Suite and Postnatal Area

Call: 0141 314 7033

Location: Paisley Maternity Hospital

Day Surgery

Call: 0141 314 6797

Dental Centre

Call: 0141 314 9500

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 4.30pm

Diabetic Drop-In Centre

Call: 0141 314 6639

Gynaecology – Oncology Clinic

Call: 0141 314 7161

Gynaecology – Preassessment Clinic

Call: 0141 314 6706

Gynaecology Clinic

Call: 0141 314 7161

Haematology and Blood Transfusion

Call:

  • General Telephone: 0141 314 6157
  • Quality Manager: 0141 314 6653
  • Clinical Advice can be obtained during normal office hours, by contacting the Duty Consultant Haematologist, via switchboard: 0141 887 9111

Opening Hours – Routine Service: Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm

Out of Hours Service: 5.00pm – 8.30am Monday to Friday, All Weekend

Health @ Heart Centre

Call: 0141 314 6852

Imaging (X-Ray)

Contact Information

X-Ray (Including Fluoroscopy)

Call: 0141 532 7377 or 0141 314 6800

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.45am until 5.00pm

Location: Radiology Department, Ground Floor

Imaging (CT)

Contact Information

CT

Call Central Booking Office: 0141 347 8379

The Central Booking Office is open:

  • Monday to Thursday, 8.00am until 8.00pm
  • Friday to Saturday, 9.00am until 5.00pm
  • Sunday, Closed

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.45am until 5.00pm

Location: Radiology Department, Ground Floor

Imaging (MRI)

Contact Information

MRI

Call Central Booking Office: 0141 347 8406

The Central Booking Office is open:

Monday to Thursday, 8.00am until 8.00pm

Friday and Saturday, 9.00am until 5.00pm

Sunday, Closed

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 8.45am until 5.00pm

Location: Radiology Department, Ground Floor

Imaging (Ultrasound)

Contact Information

Ultrasound

Call Central Booking Office: 0141 347 8367

The Central Booking Office is open:

  • Monday to Thursday: 8.00am – 8.00pm
  • Friday to Saturday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.45am until 5.00pm

Location: Radiology Department, Ground Floor

Imaging (Interventional)

Contact Information

Interventional

Call: 0141 314 6800

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am until 5.00pm

Location: Radiology Department, Ground Floor

Imaging (DEXA)

Contact Information

DEXA

Call: 0141 314 7154 (Monday to Friday, 9.00am until 4.30pm)

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.45am until 5.00pm

Location: Radiology Department, Ground Floor

Infertility Clinic

Call: 0141 314 7161

Multi Agency Team for Care at Home

Call:

Rehabilitation Suite: 0141 314 6831

Physiotherapy: 0141 314 7466 or 0141 314 7467

Occupational Therapy: 0141 314 7468

Neonatal Clinic

Call:

  • General Telephone: 0141 314 6737
  • We have a telephone number for women to make an appointment with a midwife as soon as they know they are pregnant. The number to call is: 0141 347 8422

Location: Paisley Maternity Hospital

Occupational Therapy

Call: 0141 314 6127 or 0141 314 6770

Orthodontics

Call: 0141 314 6699

Orthopaedics (Fracture Clinic)

Call: 0141 314 6865

Orthotics

Call: 0141 347 8909

Out of Hours GP Service
Outpatiets Clinics

Call:

  • Reception Desk 1: 0141 314 6126 or 0141 314 6664
  • Reception Desk 2: 0141 314 6665 or 0141 314 6140
Panda Centre – Children’s Services

Call: 0141 314 7202

Location: Panda Centre

Physiotherapy

Call: 0141 314 6124 or 0141 314 7112

Postmenopausal Bleeding Clinic

Call: 0141 314 6719

Preassessment Clinic

Call: 0141 314 7217

Smoking Cessation Services

Location: Located in the Outpatient Department

Speech and Language Therapy

Call: 0141 314 6117

Spiritual Care

Call: 0141 314 9561 or 0141 314 7365

Email: chaplains@ggc.scot.nhs.uk

Location: Located off the long glass corridor within the Hospital

Stoma Care

Call: 0141 314 7058

Contact Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Stoma Care

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am – 5.00pm

Royal Alexandra Hospital Radio Show

We’ve partnered with Paisley FM 107.5 to launch the Royal Alexandra Hospital Radio Show. 

Tune into your local radio station every Wednesday from 12.00pm to 1.00pm to listen live. 

We’ll play your favourite songs and give shout outs to your loved ones staying or working in hospital. The show will feature news and information, keeping you up to date about the hospital and NHSGGC.  

Submit music requests and messages to your friends and family staying or working in hospital by emailing rahradio@paisleyfm.co.uk.