Ward One

Alnwick Infirmary
Ward Name / Number
Ward one
Direct dial telephone number
01665 626769
Location of ward

Upstairs, nearest to side entrance.

Type of ward
Stroke / Orthopaedic rehabilitation with palliative care
Ward visiting times
2pm - 4pm and 6.30pm - 7.30pm
What patients may need to know about the daily routine on the ward

There are nurse practitioners on the ward and a consultant, Dr. James Morton, attends the ward each Tuesday and Thursday.

Are children welcome?
Yes. However relatives are asked to speak to staff if very young children will be visiting.
Is there flexibility in visiting?
Visiting is flexible for very poorly patients.
Are the numbers restricted?
2 visitors per bed
Protected meal times
We have protected mealtimes between 12noon- 1pm and 5pm - 6pm but relatives are welcome to stay if they are helping with the patient’s meal.
Time of consultant rounds
Tuesday and Thursday
Ward Manager’s name
Lynn Park
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?
After 10:30am
Ward Perfomance