Our Facilities

Our facilities

Our facilities

Supported by the very latest technology, equipment, and facilities, at Bowen Hospital we are able to provide the most comprehensive range of private surgical facilities in the Wellington area.

Parking

Ample free parking is provided within our hospital grounds. Please note we accept no responsibility for your car security.

Operating theatre and recovery

Our operating suite comprises of four theatres and a seven-bed recovery unit, all fully equipped to meet the requirements of modern surgery.

Day stay unit (DSU)

We have a 12 bed day stay unit situated at the rear of the hospital. If your surgeon has booked you for day surgery you may be taken to this unit on your arrival. Your relatives are welcome to spend the time with you throughout your stay.

Gastroenterology at Bowen

Our Gastroenterology Unit comprises of a waiting area, a consulting room, a single procedure room and 3 bed recovery area. The unit is fully staffed by our experienced gastroenterology staff and the practitioners are all highly skilled and experienced endoscopists. Our technical equipment is updated and well maintained.

The unit is also the location of a weekly Pain Clinic managed by an experienced anaesthetist with specialist skills.

Patient rooms

Here at Bowen, we endeavour to give you a choice of room to suit your needs. Irrespective of your choice, you will receive the same high standard of nursing care.

Overnight patients have a choice (subject to availability and depending on your surgery) of a private room with ensuite bathroom, a single room with a shared bathroom or a shared room with shared facilities.

All patients’ rooms have a private TV, radio and telephone, and a complimentary copy of the daily newspaper is provided. We have free WiFi which is available for you to use.

Gardens

Our hospital is set in landscaped grounds, featuring attractive gardens and many native trees, which you and your visitors are welcome to enjoy.