Hospital Road, Bude, Cornwall EX23 9BR
Call 01288 287700 or 01288 287722
Call 111 before going to the minor injury unit. Don’t just turn up, as you may be directed elsewhere or have to wait longer.
Stratton Community Hospital provides a small number of hospital beds for local people.
A number of outpatient clinics are provided from the hospital. Your appointment letter will provide more information but if you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to call.
We recommend patients bring a few personal items with them to make their stay in hospital more comfortable.
Please note Stratton Hospital does not provide dental services. Find out how to access dental services.
If you need urgent, but not emergency, NHS care in Cornwall, contact NHS 111.
Contact NHS 111 by phone or online at any time of day or night, to find out where you should go and when.
If needed, expert clinicians will arrange for you to be seen at the emergency department or at our range of other treatment units. Please don’t just turn up, as you may be directed elsewhere or have to wait longer.
This will help the NHS manage the flow of patients when capacity in waiting rooms is much smaller than before, to maintain distancing and reduce the risk of infection.
It means you will get the right treatment, more quickly, and probably closer to home as well.
And if you’re a visitor to Cornwall, you don’t need to look up details of NHS services if you need urgent treatment, just call 111 or use 111 online service.
Open 8pm to 8am every day by contacting NHS 111.
The service is provided by an advanced clinician from Kernow Health CIC, who deliver the county’s urgent care service out of hours. The service is accessed by calling NHS 111 and treats people who would have historically attended the minor injury unit out of hours, or who need an appointment with the out-of-hours GP service.
The hospital has 1 ward which has 12 beds providing inpatient care and patients who require rehabilitation following surgery or illness.
The ward has use of a day case bed where patients come in for the day for their treatment and are supported fully before they are ready to go home, therefore not requiring an overnight stay.
There is a dedicated space for patients nearing the end of their life which is a quiet area for them to be with their families.
The ward has protected mealtimes between midday and 1.30pm and from 4.30pm to 6pm, however if you would like to help your relative to eat and drink you are welcome to stay on the ward.
You can call the main ward telephone number on 01288 287712. Alternatively the ward has a handset telephone which can be taken to your relative, call 01288 320117. Patients can also use their own mobile telephones on the ward.
The hospital has a charitable fund that is used to improve patient services. The hospital is also generously supported by a League of Friends.