Ward Sister : Julie MacKinnon
Telephone : 01208 251565
The ward has 22 beds providing inpatient care for elderly patients and patients who require rehabilitation following surgery or illness.
The ward has use of a day case bed where patients come in for the day for their treatment and are supported fully before they are ready to go home, therefore not requiring an overnight stay.
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 or alternatively the ward has a handset telephone which can be taken to your relative. The number to contact is 01208 251571. Patients can use their own mobile telephones on the ward.
The ward has opening visiting and we encourage friends, carers and family to visit as this is an important part of a patient’s treatment, care and recovery. If you are unsure if it is convenient to visit, please telephone the ward on 01208 251565.
The ward has protected mealtimes between 12pm to 1pm and from 5pm to 6pm, however if you would like to help your relative to eat and drink you are welcome to stay on the ward.
Free car parking is available at the hospital.