Medical admissions

We support patients, GPs and local hospitals with our Consultant-led medical admissions service.

Whether you are a patient yourself or a clinician that would like to refer your patient to us, KIMS Hospital runs a Consultant-led service for medical and surgical admissions. We can help arrange your referral from home or transfer from another hospital, providing prompt, safe quality care when most needed. Before we accept any admission, all referrals will undergo a triage process to ensure that the appropriate level of care is available.

Expertise and facilities for patients that need hospital care

Our team of Consultant Physicians are able to treat and care for a wide range of conditions, from the common to the complex, including:

  • Respiratory conditions, eg pneumonia, COPD
  • Abdominal conditions, eg gastroenteritis, constipation and jaundice
  • Other general medical problems, eg DVT, poorly controlled diabetes, pyelonephritis, Pyrexia of unknown origin, reduction in mobility, falls, unexplained malaise
  • Recovery and rehabilitation following a wide variety of illnesses

The medical admissions service is available to patients who have private medical insurance, as well as those paying for themselves. Our team will advise you on how payment is arranged.

Very urgent cases

For very urgent cases and those patients requiring interventions that may not be immediately available at KIMS Hospital, these should be referred to the appropriate NHS hospital. Such conditions include:

  • Acute cardiac chest pain
  • Acute GI bleed
  • Acute stroke
  • Acute psychiatric conditions

Please note that we do not currently admit patients under 18 years old.

If you’re a patient and would like to know more, please call our enquiries team on 01622 237 727.

If you are a clinician wishing to discuss an admission, please contact the senior nurse at KIMS Hospital on 01622 237 777

sister on kims hospital nickleby ward

Care on our wards

Our comfortable and spacious wards provide a peaceful and private space for our patients and our dedicated nursing teams are with you every step of the way.

  • Make a general enquiry
  • Appointment enquiry

Our team are on hand to help answer any queries you might have about coming to KIMS Hospital. You can use the form below and one of our team will be in touch. Alternatively to speak to a member of our team, please call 01622 237 500.

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If you would like to book an appointment, you can use the form below and one of our team will be in touch.

Alternatively to speak to a member of our team, please call 01622 237 500.

  • We would like to send you the latest marketing information about our services and what’s happening at KIMS Hospital. If you don’t want to give consent for this, we will still be able to get in touch with you about your enquiry. Please tick how you’d like to receive marketing information.
  • We may contact you by email or phone about your enquiry. If we try to contact you by phone and you are not available, we might leave a voicemail for you. Please ensure you’re happy with this when providing contact details.
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