A full patient radio service is available to in-patients at Barnet, Chase Farm and the Royal Free hospitals.
At Chase Farm Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital, the radio station is called Radio Enfield. Radio Enfield provide a 24/7 programme of record requests, information for patients, local and national news, interviews, quizzes and other items of interest. The service has been running at Chase Farm Hospital for over 46 years and is one of the country's longest serving hospital radio stations. It recently extended to cover the Royal Free Hospital.
Radio Enfield is provided by volunteers and is free of charge to patients. It can be heard within the hospital on the Hospedia bedside system on channel 1 at Chase Farm Hospital and on channel 6 at the Royal Free Hospital.
Request programmes are broadcast Sunday to Friday evenings from 8pm to 10pm. Requests can be telephoned in free of charge by dialling *800 on the Hospedia bedside system at both Chase Farm Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital, or by dialling 020 8363 6000 (normal call charges apply) or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.