Web Site Map
Information for patients and visitors
- Getting to us
A map of King's Lynn showing where the Trust is located and providing directions.
Guidelines for if you intend to park your car at the hospital.
- Hospital map
A printable map of the hospital site and grounds, showing department locations.
- Transport and travel allowances
If you are on a low income or have severe medical or mobility issues you may be entitled to help with your travel arrangements
- Health insurance claims
How to submit a health insurance claim form
- Other information
- Departmental information
Anti-Coagulation services to provide the highest possible standard of care and support to patients who are on anticoagulation therapy.
- Bereaved Relatives' Support Office
Help and advice with the various practical matters that have to be attended to by a relative or friend when someone dies.
- Breast Screening Department
The King's Lynn Breast Screening Service invites women between the ages of 50 - 70 and 11 months for routine breast screening every three years.
- Breast Surgery
Our breast department sees patients in the clinic who have either been to see their GP with a breast related problem (women and men), or who have been called for further assessment after their routine screening mammogram (women only).
- Cancer Services (Oncology) and our specialist Macmillan Unit
The term oncology literally means a branch of science that deals with tumours and cancers. Our department offers a large range of services, support and information
Cardiology is a medical specialty that deals with disorders of the heart. Our department provides inpatient and outpatient care for cardiac patients.
- Care of the elderly
Care of the Elderly or geriatrics is a branch of general medicine concerned with the clinical, preventative, remedial and social aspects of illness in old age.
Our Chaplains do various things, some 'religious' and some not. We are here for patients, relatives and members of staff.
- Children's services
We have many departments delivering care services specifically for children
- Clinical Health Psychology
We are a team of Clinical Psychologists providing a specialist clinical health psychology service to in-patients, outpatients, children, families and carers.
Our Dermatology Department is housed in a purpose-built unit and provides dermatology care to patients from a wide catchment area.
Our Diabetes department is baesd in the Trust, providing a range of care to our patients.
- Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
Our ENT department offers both adult and paediatric patients a wide range of ENT services.
- Early Pregnancy Unit
Specialist early pregnancy care is provided up to 16 weeks gestation for people experiencing acute concerns with their pregnancy.
Our Endoscopy department offers a complete range of high-quality diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic services.
Our Emergency Department is also known to many as the Accident and Emergency Department and sees more than 57,000 new patients a year.
- Fertility services
With effect from 1 July 2015 our fertility services are being transferred to Bourn Hall Clinic.
The specialty of gastroenterology and hepatology cares for patients with both benign and malignant disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and liver. The specialty encompasses a wide range of conditions.
The aim of our Women’s Health Services is to provide a patient focused approach to each gynaecological condition using a range of specialist Gynaecologist Consultant Teams and Specialist Nurses.
Our Clinical Haematology Department provides advice and outpatient appointments for patients with general haematological disorders, haematological cancers and anticoagulation services.
- Learning Disabilities and Autism
For information on the Trust's commitment to patients with Learning Disabilities or Autism.
- Maternity Services
The QEHKL Maternity department is a shared Midwife and Consultant Service. Our Maternity Services covers King's Lynn and surrounding areas.
- Mental Health Liaison Service
The team provide prompt, high quality psychiatric assessments both in an emergency setting and for our in-patients.
- Neonatal Unit (NICU)
Babies born prematurely (before 35 weeks gestation or more than 5 weeks early) or those that are unwell at birth, are admitted to our Neonatal Unit.
The unit is active in all renal specialities namely general nephrology, low clearance and renal vasculitis as well as pre and post-transplant and dialysis clinics.
Neurology is a branch of medical science that is concerned with disorders and diseases of the nervous system.This field enables diagnosis and treatment of conditions and diseases that involve the central and peripheral nervous system (including the autonomic nervous system).
About the Neurophysiology Department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn.
- Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietitians assess, diagnose and treat diet and nutrition problems. Our service provides a service to inpatients and outpatients in addition to an outreach service to the community.
- Ophthalmology (Eye clinic)
Our Ophthalmology department provides the more general ophthalmology consultation as well as specialised services and clinics
- Oral Surgery
Oral and MAxillofacial surgery is responsible for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and treatment affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck.
Orthodontics is a speciality field of dentistry that deals primarily with malpositioned teeth and the jaw.
Orthopaedic surgery is a specialty dealing with acute injuries, congenital and acquired disorders and chronic arthritic or overuse conditions of the bones, joints and their associated soft tissues.
- Pathology and Blood Sciences
Find out more about the Pathology services available at the QEH through the Eastern Pathology Alliance.
- Pain Management team
The team teach patients self-management strategies for your chronic pain condition and help you to apply them in your day to day life.
Our Clinical Pharmacy Service operates at ward level across all areas of the hospital and is provided by clinical pharmacists and medicines management technicians..
Information about our Phlebotomy service including what to do if you require a blood test.
Information about our Pre-Assessment Clinic and what needs to be done to prepare for appointments.
Radiology is a medical specialty that uses imaging to diagnose and treat diseases seen within the body
- Rehabilitation Services
Rehabilitation services is an integrated service of both the Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy professions, aiming to maximise individual's function, decrease pain and maintain health and wellbeing.
- Respiratory Medicine
Respiratory medicine is concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and continuing care of patients with a wide range of more than 30 respiratory and related conditions.
About the Rheumatology department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn.
- Sexual Health / GUM
We offer a friendly, confidential service provided by staff trained in dealing with sexual health problems.
- Stoma Care
About the care provided by the Stoma team at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn.
- Stroke Unit
Our vision is to ensure that all patients who experience a stroke have access to high quality acute care 24/7 and high quality life after stroke rehabilitation, both inpatients and those in the community.
- Vaccination Centre
Our dedicated on-site vaccination centre for COVID-19 and seasonal vaccinations.
- Infection control
About the outpatients services and appointments at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital King's Lynn.
- Pressure ulcer prevention
- Pressure ulcer prevention
Our commitment to preventing pressure ulcers from occurring during hospital stays along with prevention advice.
Our commitment to safeguarding vulnerable adults and children and what you should do if you have any concerns.
- Research and development
We have an active research team whose role is to support health care professionals and patients who participate in research, we are committed to providing access to health research for our community..
Have your say
- Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS), compliments and complaints
- About the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)
The Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) is confidential and can help when you need
advice, don't know where to turn, have concerns about your healthcare at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital or simply want to pass on your compliments.
What to do in the event that you have a complaint with the Trust, and how these complaints are handled.
- Your experiences
- Patient experience
As a hospital, we place a great deal of importance on patience experience, and we always value feedback on our services.
- Living Our Values Awards
If you believe that a member of our team deserves recognition for outstanding service and adhering to our organisational values please consider nominating them for a Living Our Values Award.
- Making a Freedom of Information request
- Freedom of information
How to make requests of the Trust for information under the Freedom of Information Act, and documents published under our Freedom of Information Publication Scheme.
- Fundraising and donations
- The Governors' Council and Membership of the Trust
Work with us
- Work with us
- Staff Zone
- Freedom To Speak Up
- How to speak up safely
Our pledge to the Speak Out Safely campaign alongside details of our Whistleblowing policy.
- Consultants information
- Library Services
- Library Services
Our Library is a multi-disciplinary healthcare Library which caters all NHS and social care staff and students (whilst on placement) in Norfolk.
- Courses for patients