Contact nformation

Ward sister: Nicola Wilks

Telephone number: 01566 765 640 / 641

Tamar Ward

The ward has 7 beds providing inpatient care for elderly 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 or alternatively the ward has a handset telephone which can be taken to your relative. The number to contact is 01566 773 220.

Patients can use their own mobile telephones or tablets while on the ward. We also have iPads available and are happy to support patients to make video calls using these. Please ask a staff member for details.

Visiting a patient

Read the latest visiting guidelines.

Protected mealtimes

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.

Student nurses and nurse apprentices

The ward supports student nurses and nurse apprentices.

Car parking

Free car parking is available at the hospital.