Information for visitors

All you need to know about our hospitals, including virtual visiting and chaplaincy services.


Our hospital chaplaincy service offers spiritual and pastoral support to patients, carers, friends and family as well as members of staff in our Trust, the Butterwick hospice and in the community.

Virtual Visiting and telephone updates

If you have a family member of friend in hospital who does not own or cannot use a phone, we can help you stay in touch with them using virtual visits or telephone updates.

Panacea Pharmacy

Panacea is the Trust's outpatient pharmacy for patients who have had medicines prescribed, and patients and visitors looking for a range of products you can expect to see in your local high street chemist.

Retail Barrow hire

Do you have a business you want to promote or products you’d like to sell in your local hospital? We have retail barrows available to hire at the University Hospital of North Tees.