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Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Thomas Drive, L14 3PE
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Outpatients Department

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital's Outpatients Department serves over 70,000 patients every year from Merseyside, Cheshire, parts of Lancashire, North Wales and the Isle of Man. 

The department provides high standards of patient care in a dedicated and integrated environment for the assessment, treatment and support of patients.  

Our Outpatients Department Waiting Area
Outpatients Department Contact Details

Main Reception Desk

Tel: 0151 600 1184 / 1729 

LHCH Outpatient Department Services

The department has a wide range of clinics, many of which are Consultant-led, including:

  • Cardiology (including Cardiac Diagnostics and Cardiac Rehabilitation)
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Oncology
  • Pulmonary Function
  • Rapid Access Lung Shadows Clinic
  • Sleep Studies
  • Thoracic Medicine

For more information about all LHCH Outpatients Services please click here. 

About Your LHCH Outpatients Department Appointment 

We have produced a step by step guide to help you, and any family, friends or carers that may be coming with you to your appointment. The guide is available as a both a full colour PDF document or a plain word text document.

Whilst you are in the LHCH Outpatients Department

We have a number of initiatives to help you during your waiting period;

  • The department has a vending machine, which has replaced the tea bar during refurbishment work which is due to be complete in August 2016.
  • TVs on the wall provide real times updates on clinic times
  • Pagers are available for patients that will alert them when their appointment is ready, giving both patients and families the freedom to move away from the waiting area if they choose to.
LHCH Outpatient Department Times

The department is open Monday – Friday from 08.00 to 17.00 and clinic sessions range from 08.30-17.00, however, the department operates a flexible approach to help support our patients and families.

Finding the LHCH Outpatients Department 

The department is located near to the new main entrance and is signposted.

The entrance to the department is opposite our Tree of Life wall mural.

If you have difficulty in walking short distances please let a member of staff or a volunteer know and they will be happy to arrange a porter to assist you.  The volunteers, based at the main entrance will also be happy to help you find your way to the Department.