Bushey Fields Hospital

What is this service?

Bushey Fields Hospital offers specialist assessment, care and treatment to adults and older adults who are experiencing mental health difficulties.

The wards' teams assist individuals, their families, carers and/or significant others to understand the nature of their mental health difficulties by providing information and education along with practical and emotional support to achieve optimum recovery for an individual.

The principles of person-centred care are firmly embedded in our care philosophy to ensure that the needs of individuals are met.

How can I access the service?

The Older Persons wards are accessed via GP, Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) or General Hospital referral to a Consultant.

The acute in-patient wards are accessed via the Mental Health Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Service.

Where is the service provided?

Bushey Fields Hospital has 3 acute wards, 1 male ward and 1 female ward and an admission ward.

Visiting times to the acute inpatient service are Mon – Fri 3-5pm and 6-9pm. Weekends and Bank Holidays are 2-5pm and 6-9pm.