Whittington Health Hospital

Whittington Health


Whittington Hospital


Kenwood Wing, Magdala Avenue, Archway, N19 5NF



Unit Policy

Intensive Care (Level 2 unit) with consultant led ward round every morning from 09:00. Weekends from 09:30.
We have a dedicated team of physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists and dietitians, all of whom provide holistic multi-disciplinary care with an aim to improve neonatal outcomes in the preterm and term infants. We have a clinical psychologist on site, who provides support to parents and siblings when needed. Our specialised nursing team includes a lactation consultant, advanced neonatal nurse practitioner and a practice facilitator.
We have a community neonatal nursing service which helps facilitate early safe discharge and provides continuing care at home. Ongoing care into childhood is provided by an excellent paediatric department


Visiting Hours

Parents and siblings are allowed visiting at all times.
Visiting Hours for other visitors - 10:00-14:00 and 16:00- 19:30.
No other children allowed.
Quiet time- 14:00- 16:00. Strictly parents and siblings only.

Key Contact

Adesegun Oremule- Lead Nurse

Unit Facilities

There are 2 café’s and a hospital canteen. There is also a WHSmith shop in the hospital. There are multiple supermarkets around the hospital within a 10minute walking distance.
Accommodation on the unit is provided for parents rooming in with a plan for discharge home. On site accommodation can be arranged for parents if needed on discussion with Accommodation office

Public Transport & Car Parks

Bus Route :
Bus route 143, 271, 210, 4, C11, W5 stop in front of Whittington Hospital
Bus route 263, 43, 134 stop at Archway Tube which is a 5 minute walk from the Hospital.
The Whittington Hospital is located near to Archway Tube Station, which is approximately a five to eight minute walk away. Archway tube station is located on the High Barnet branch of the Northern Line.
About 10-15 minutes walk from Upper Holloway Road Train station
Car: For sat nav, use post code N19 5NF. There is no parking on site, and very limited parking around the hospital.

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