The Discharge Lounge

Welcome to The Discharge Lounge

The Discharge Lounge is a comfortable, safe and relaxing area for you to wait to be collected by transport, friends or family who are taking you home. The Discharge Lounge is open between the hours of 08:00am to 8:30pm.

The nurses will ensure that you have the correct medicine and paperwork before you return home or to your onward destination.

RSH Discharge Lounge – Ward 31
PRH Discharge Lounge – Next to the Paul Brown Building

There is a free 20 minute parking period to allow for drop off and pick up. The nursing staff will inform patients and relatives when you can arrange to be collected to avoid waiting longer than this time.

For more information please refer to our information leaflet here.

Key Info

Contact us

For general enquiries please contact:

Princess Royal Hospital –
Tel: 01952 641000
Ext: 4919/4929

Royal Shrewsbury Hospital –
Tel: 01743 261000
Ext: 3133/3127


Click here to view the PRH map
Click here to view the RSH map

Ward Management

Ward Manager: Shelbey Fenton-Cook
Matron: Kirsty Sloan

Visiting Times

Please note: under national guidelines there are currently restrictions on people visiting our hospitals. Please see our Coronavirus page for more information.

08:00am – 20:30pm