If you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) – a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of smell or taste (anosmia) – the advice is to stay at home for 10 days. All members of this household should remain at home for 14 days.

If you think you have symptoms, please do not attend your hospital appointment until you are advised it is safe to do so. Please contact us to rearrange your appointment, or to re-organise treatment and tests.

The latest information on the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire can be found here.

Critical Care Nurse

Adult Critical Care

We provide critical care services at QMC and City Hospital. Our dedicated critical care team includes medical staff, nurses, physiotherapists, pharmacists and dietitians, who provide care for patients affected by a range of serious health conditions.

There are three critical care departments across our two hospital sites:

  • Surgical high dependency unit (QMC)
    for patients for patients who need more specialist nursing/medical support than the general ward level but do not require intensive care.

  • Medical high dependency unit (QMC)
    for patients with a range of acute medical conditions.

  • Adult critical care (City Hospital)
    for patients with a range of acute needs, patients who require more specialist nursing/medical support than the general ward level can provide. We specialise in patients with complex breathing problems, cancers, kidney disease, burns and infectious diseases.

Our visiting hours are flexible please talk to the Nurse in Charge to arrange.

Contact us

Surgical high dependency unit

For general enquiries Tel: 0115 924 9924 Ext: 62758

or Ext: 66241 to contact a clinican.


Medical high dependency unit

Tel: 0115 924 9924 Ext: 69056


Adult Critical care

For general enquiries Tel: 0115 969 1169 Ext: 51819