Clinical Services

Physiotherapy Inpatient Service – Hemel Hempstead Hospital

About the Service / Department

The physiotherapy team provides assessment and treatment to those relevant patients throughout the hospital. The service aims to rehabilitate and maximise the recovery of patients whose ability to mobilise and function has deteriorated. This includes the treatment of patients with respiratory, neurological and orthopaedics problems.


The department is located on level 1 of the Verulam Wing at Hemel Hempstead Hospital.

Service / Department specialties

The physiotherapy service is available in the following specialities:

  • Stroke
  • Orthopaedics – Trauma & Elective
  • Medical wards (including short stay)
  • Surgical wards
  • ITU & HDU & CCU
  • Care of the Elderly
  • A&E (admission prevention) & RAU
Referrals / Appointments

The service is provided to patients that are admitted to the hospital. Referrals will be made by staff on the wards i.e. doctors and nurses.

Service / Department contact details

Tel: 01442 287143

See Also

Physiotherapy Inpatient and Outpatient Services – Watford General Hospital

Contacting the Trust

Please contact the relevant Trust switchboard if you require further information or assistance:

Watford General Hospital switchboard: 01923 244366
Hemel Hempstead Hospital switchboard: 01442 213141
St Albans City Hospital switchboard: 01727 866122

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