Whiteabbey Hospital in Newtownabbey, provides a range of sub-acute hospital services.
Whiteabbey Hospital includes a main hospital building and many other smaller buildings such as The New Ward Block, Norah Bain House and Ward 8. Key departments are signed throughout the site and their location can be found on the hospital site map.
If you are attending the hospital as a patient, please also refer to our outpatient and inpatient information section.
If you cannot find the information you are looking for, please contact us:
Tel: 028 9086 5181
About the hospital
Whiteabbey Hospital in Newtownabbey offers a range of services including a Minor Injuries Unit which is open from 9.00am - 5.00pm, Monday-Friday, excluding bank holidays.
If you require assistance when you arrive at the hospital, for example a wheelchair, please ask at any of the hospital receptions which are located at the entrance of the main building, McCaughey House and in the Outpatient block.
The following services are provided at Whiteabbey Hospital:
- Day Surgery Unit
- Endoscopy Unit
- Minor Injuries Unit
- Occupational therapy
- Psychiatric Day Hospital (Norah Bain)
- Psychological therapies
- Radiology and diagnostics department
- Speech and language therapy services
The hospital has a restaurant called Grapevine which is in a separate building, with the opening times as follows:
8.30 am -10.30 am
12 noon - 1.30 pm
Please note there is no hospital shop.
Getting to the hospital
Whiteabbey Hospital is situated 7 miles from Belfast, close to the M2 motorway just off the Doagh Road in Newtownabbey. You may find our location map useful if you are travelling to the hospital.
When travelling on the M2 motorway, turn off at Junction 4 and head towards Belfast on the Antrim Road. Turn left onto the B153. When you come to a roundabout, take the third exit onto the Doagh Road. The hospital will be on your left. For more detailed information and maps visit www.maps.google.co.uk.
There are free carparks available on the hospital site. From September 2010, staff or patient parking is not permitted in the car park area at the rear of McCaughey House due to construction work.
Public Transport Information
The Jordanstown – Whiteabbey Service 367 stops at Cloughfern which is close to Whiteabbey Hospital. For more information and for bus times please telephone Translink on 028 9066 6630 or visit www.translink.co.uk/Journey-Planner/
Page last updated:26 February 2014