The Princess Margaret Hospital

The Princess Margaret Hospital

Contact & Location

Address:

The Princess Margaret Hospital

Cashmere Road

Christchurch

Postal Address:

The Princess Margaret Hospital

PO Box 1600

Christchurch 8140

Phone:

03 337 7800
03 337 7899

Visiting Hours

Child, Adolescent & Family Inpatient Unit - The Princess Margaret Hospital

Family, Whanau and friends are asked to contact the unit on (03) 3377773 regarding the best time to visit.



Mothers & Babies Unit / C Ward

10am-8pm Daily



Seager Clinic

10am-8pm Daily



Further advice about visiting

Specialist Mental Health Service Units can be flexible with visiting outside of times listed above. Staff will be happy to discuss options with visitors. Visitors may sometimes be asked to wait when their family member or friend is occupied

in part of the treatment programme.


Parking & Public Transport

Car Parking

Car parking is available at various points around the site, also on Cashmere Road.

Please look at our hospital map or enquire at Main Reception.

Transport Options

​Taxis are available from outside the hospital on Cashmere Road.

A bus stop is located outside the main entrance between entrance 2 and 3.

The Princess Margaret Hospital Services & Departments

Listed below is a directory of The Princess Margaret Hospital (TPMH) services, sorted alphabetically. Click on the Service or view our printable hospital map.​

For more information about What to bring to hospital, Arriving at hospital, Your stay in hospital, Outpatient appointments and Visitors and Family please see the appropriate page in the Patients & Visitors section.

 Service​

Location​

Contact​

Blood Screen/Lab​

Location D on map​-​

​C Ward (Mothers & Babies)

Location C on map​-​

​Child Inpatient Family Unit

Location P on map​-​

​Community Stroke Rehab Service has relocated to Burwood Hospital.

​​Relocated to Burwood Hospital-​

​ECT Suite

​Location J on map​-
Interpreter / Translator Service-​03 364 0669

​K Wards have relocated to Burwood Hospital.

​Relocated to Burwood Hospital-​

​Mabel Howard Clinic has relocated to Burwood Hospital and is now called Burwood Outpatients.

Relocated to Burwood Hospital​-

Main Reception​

Location E on map​

03 337 7899​

Meals on Wheels has relocated to Hillmorton Hospital

​Relocated to Hillmorton Hospital-​

Older Persons Health Specialist Service has relocated to Burwood Hospital.

Relocated to Burwood Hospital

03 337 7899​

Older Persons Health Specialist Service - Community Service Team has relocated to Burwood Hospital.

Relocated to Burwood Hospital

03 337 7765​

Outpatients​ has relocated to Burwood Hospital.

​Relocated to Burwood Hospital-​

​Patient Enquiries

-​03 337 7800​

​Physio Outpatients has relocated to Burwood Hospital.

Relocated to Burwood Hospital-​

Older Persons Mental Health (OPMH) Community Team (Formally known as Psychiatric Service for the Elderly - Community Team)

​Heathcote Building

​03 337 7998​

​Radiology

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Seager Clinic (Rehabilitation Inpatient Unit)Heathcote Building03 337 7704

​Senior Chef

​Location N on map-​
​Transport Office-

​Youth Inpatient Unit

Location O on map​​-​​

About The Princess Margaret Hospital

The Princess Margaret Hospital (TPMH), which was opened in 1959, is situated at the foot of the Port Hills, in the South of the city. It is located on Cashmere Road, near the intersection with Hackthorne Road.​

Mental Health services

A number of inpatient, outpatient and day-patient mental health services are provided at The Princess Margaret Hospital site.

Inpatient service includes the Rehabilitation Service (Seager Clinic) which was moved from Hillmorton Hospital to the The Princess Margaret Hospital site. This service is located on the ground floor of The Heathcote Building. Seager Clinic provides extensive care for people assessed as having a significant disorder arising from an established diagnosis of psychiatric illness and who require intensive support.

A number of specialty mental health services, some inpatient and some outpatient, are clustered in C Block of the main building of The Priness Margaret Hospital, this is a single-storey building immediately to the left of the Hospital's main entrance.

Older Person's Health services

The Canterbury DHB Older Persons Health Specialist Service (OPHSS) has now moved from Princess Margaret Hospital to Burwood Hospital. 

Map of The Princess Margaret Hospital

Click on the map below to zoom in

​View a printableThe Princess Margaret Hospital Map (100kb, PDF)

Page last reviewed: 07 July 2016
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