Contact Information

Sister        :  Charlotte Stockdale

Telephone :  01637 834809

Gannel Ward

The ward has 19 inpatient beds providing inpatient care for adult patients and patients who require rehabilitation following surgery or illness. 

There is a dedicated space for patients nearing the end of their life which is a quiet area for them to be with their families.

How to contact your relative

You can call the main ward telephone number as above.

Patients can use their own mobile telephones on the ward.

Visiting

As part of our commitment to keep people safe and prevent the spread of COVID-19 visiting has been suspended until further notice.

In exceptional circumstances, an immediate family member or carer will be permitted to visit:

  • if the person is receiving end of life care and is not COVID-19 positive
  • you are the parent or appropriate adult visiting a child
  • you are supporting someone with a mental health issues such as dementia where not being present would cause the patient to be distressed.

Please contact the ward in advance to discuss appropriate arrangements. We can help you by facilitating telephone or video calls as an alternative to visiting in person.

Everyone’s health, safety and wellbeing remain our absolute priority.  More information can be found here 

Please telephone the ward on 01637 834809.

Protected mealtimes

The ward has protected mealtimes between 12.30pm to 1.30pm and from 5.30pm to 6.30pm, however if you would like to help your relative to eat and drink you are welcome to stay on the ward. 

Car parking

Free car parking is available at the hospital.