|Key contacts||Direct dial|
|Main office – enquiries||01246 512215|
|Fax - (safe haven)||01246 512218|
|Service Manager||01246 512217|
The Mortuary is staffed from 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday to Friday, (excluding bank holidays).
An out of hours service is available for cases under investigation by the Police/Home Office, special preparation of bodies for identification purposes and tissue retrievals. Contact is via the main hospital switchboard on 01246 277271.
Mortuary & Post Mortem Examination Services - The mortuary provides a service to both the hospital and the local Coroner and acts as the public mortuary for North East Derbyshire.
Bereavement - trained and experienced staff are on hand to offer practical help, advice and support often needed in the first few days when a family member passes away.
8:30am – 3:30pm for body removals and identification of deceased by doctors for pre-cremation certification.
11:00am - 3:00pm for viewing of deceased by relatives via an appointment system (dependent on workload)
The mortuary is accessible 24hrs a day for body deliveries (via portering staff). The portering staff can facilitate out of hours viewings if necessary.