Location

Alnwick Infirmary

Ward Name / Number

Theatre / day surgery unit Alnwick Infirmary

Direct dial telephone number

01665 626791

Location of ward

Main entrance on the ground floor to the left of main reception.

Type of ward

Theatre / day surgery

Ward visiting times

When patients are admitted for day case surgery there are no facilities for visitors to stay on the unit. Relatives bringing patients in will be given an approximate time the patients can go home and a contact number to call.

Are children welcome?

Sorry but no children are allowed on the unit.

Is there flexibility in visiting?

As it is a day surgery unit, there is no visiting other than to pick patients up.

Are the numbers restricted?

2 visitors per bed when patients are ready to go home.

Ward Manager’s name

Alison Howard

When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?

We will contact relatives to arrange transportation home. Relatives will also be given a contact number to call the hospital if they wish.