Visiting a ward2018-09-22T22:10:12+00:00

Visiting a ward

Are you visiting a friend or family member in hospital? Please consult the information shown below for ward visiting times and any special restrictions that may apply.

Ward nameLocationContactVisitingOther information
Ward 1
Elderly care and General Medicine
Route 24001922 721172 ext. 6040
Ward Manager - Michelle Styler
11am - 7:00pmProtected lunch 12pm-12:30pm & 5pm - 5:30pm
Ward 2
Elderly care
Route 24001922 721172 ext. 6715
Ward Manager - Aaron Bate
10am onwardsNo visiting permitted during protected meal times*
Ward 3
General Medicine
Route 24001922 721172 ext. 6710
Ward Manager - Soosan Thomas
10am - 7pmNo visiting permitted during protected meal times* 5pm - 6pm and lunch 12pm - 1pm
Ward 4
Adult Community care group.
Stroke Rehabilitation Unit (SRU)
Route 24001922 721172 ext. 6218
Ward Manager - Julie Corns
1pm - 5pm
6pm- 8pm
Wards 5/6
Acute Medical Unit (AMU)
Route 23501922 721172ext: 7887
Ward Managers - Kelly Saville and Maureen Smith
10am - 10pmNo visiting permitted during protected meal times*

AMU takes in acute admissions providing assessment to patients to determine whether they need to be admitted as an inpatient.
Ward 7
Acute Cardiac Unit
Route 23101922 721172 ext: 6700
Senior Sister - Patricia Yapp
Every day
2pm - 5pm & 6pm - 7pm
Cardiac Intervention SuiteRoute 231, opposite ward 701922 721172 ext: 6466
Matron - Karen Rawlings
Closes at 5pm
Ward 8
Surgical Assessment Unit
Route 13801922 721172 ext: 6493
Senior Sister - Karen Magee
Every day
3pm - 8pm
Ward 9
Orthopaedic Trauma
Route 13701922 721172 ext: 6735
Senior Sister - Claire Cooper
Every day
3pm - 5pm & 6pm - 8pm
No flowers or children under 5 years are permitted.
Only two visitors per bed.
Ward 10
General Medicine -
long term conditions
Route 13701922 721172 ext: 6588
Ward Manager - Jacqui Baraket
9am open visiting closes at 7pm
Discharge loungeRoute 137, on ward 1001922 721172 ext: 6722
Senior Sister - Jacqui Baraket
Every day
9am - 7pm
Ward 11
Acute Surgical Unit (ASU)
Route 13901922 721172 ext: 6717
Senior Sister - Margaret Pryce
Every day
3pm - 8pm
Ward 12
Acute Surgical Unit (ASU)
Route 13901922 721172 ext: 6004
Sister - Emma Nash
Every day
3pm - 8pm
Ward 14
Acute medicine (complex discharge ward)
Route 14301922 721172
Ext: 6731
Ward Clerk - Doreen McCooty
11am - 7pm
Ward 15
General Medicine, predominantly Diabetes and Haematology
Route 14301922 721172 ext: 6730
Senior Sister - Alison Taylor
11am - 8pm
Ward 16
Gastroenterology
Route 14401922 721172 ext: 6708
Senior Sister - Jinalben Patel
11am - 8pm
Ward 17
Respiratory Medicine
Route 14401922 721172
ext. 6500
Main Contact - Julie Woods
Every day
2:30pm – 4:45pm
6pm – 7pm
Ward 18
High Dependency Unit (HDU)
Route 23701922 721172
Bay 1 ext: 7183
Bay 2 ext: 7688
Main ward ext: 7484
Sister - Ly Fletcher
Every day
1pm - 2pm, 6pm - 8pm
Ward 19
Intensive Care Unit (ITU)
Route 23301922 721172
ext. 6606/7697
Ward manager - Angela Dixon
Every day
12pm - 2pm, 5pm - 8pm
Only two visitors per bed
Ward 20a
Orthopaedic Surgery
Route 20101922 721172 ext. 7203/6310
Ward Manager - Donna Hibbert
Every day
3pm – 5pm, 6pm – 8pm
Ward 20b
Inpatient Surgery/Urology/ENT
Route 20101922 721172
ext. 4597
Ward manager - Valerie Ferguson
Every day
3pm - 5pm, 6pm - 8pm
Ward 20c
Surgical Daycase Centre/ENT/Orthopaedic/Podiatry/Dental/Urology
Route 20101922 721172
ext. 4551
Surgery co-ordinator - Rosemary Rogers
No visiting times as it is a day surgery ward
Ward 21
Paediatric inpatient and day-case elective ward
Route 22101922
721172

ext. 6201
Matron - Charlotte Yale
Every day
Family and friends: 10am - 7pm
Parents: 24 hours
Ward 21
Emergency & paediatric assessment unit
Route 22301922 721172
ext. 6888
Matron - Tanya Bruce
Every day
Family and friends: 10am - 7pm
Parents: 24 hours
Ward 22
Day Case - Chemotherapy
Route 22401922 721172
Reception ext. 6540
Nurse station ext. 7168
Lead nurse - Kerry O’Callaghan
Senior Sister - Amanda Yapp
8am - 6pm
Monday - Friday
Ward 23
Gynaecology and Breast - Inpatients
Route 22401922 721172
ext. 6213
Ward Manager - Julie Field
Every day
10am - 7pm
Ward 24
Foxglove
Maternity
Transitional care
Route 22501922 721172
ext. 7718
Ward Manager - Kayleigh Hills
10am – 8:30pmThree visitors per bed only.
No children under 12 unless the patient's own
Ward 25
Primrose
Maternity
Ante and Post-natal
Route 22501922 721172
ext. 6965/6425
Ward Manager - Kayleigh Hills
10am – 8:30pmThree visitors per bed only.
No children under 12 unless the patient's own
Ward 26
Maternity
Gynaecology Assessment and Early Pregnancy Unit
Route 23001922 721172 ext: 7373
Senior Sister - Shanna Fletcher
7:30am - 8pm
Monday - Friday
Ward 27
Maternity
Delivery suite
Route 12801922 721172 ext: 6283
Leanne Tudor
Please can relatives liaise with the patient/birthing partner who will speak to the Midwife on your behalf about visiting.Two birthing partners permitted when in established labour
Ward 28
Neo-natal unit
Route 12701922 721172 ext. 6350
Team leader - Lisa Poston
Open at all times for Parents

Grandparents: Monday - Friday, 4pm - 7pm
Weekend, 4pm - 7pm

Other friends and family:
Weekend, 4pm - 7pm
Ward 29
Acute short-stay unit/Ambulatory care
Route 24201922 721172
ext: 4447
Matron - Angela Cope
Every day
2pm - 5pm
6pm - 7.30pm
Treats acute, non-complex conditions (any stay less than three days).

As part of the fast turnover, Short Stay has strong links with AMU - wards 5/6

* Protected meal times are 12pm – 1pm (lunch) and 5pm – 6pm (dinner)

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