Ward Name / Number
Ward 1, Berwick Infirmary
Direct dial telephone number
Type of ward
Elderly medicine, rehabilitation and palliative care
Ward visiting times
Between 10am and 7pm - one nominated person and must be pre-booked
Are children welcome?
Yes. However there is no (visiting) by children under 12
Is there flexibility in visiting?
Open visiting. If you have been unwell in the last few days, please do not visit until you have been symptom-free for 48 hours.
Are the numbers restricted?
Only two relatives and friends per patient
Protected meal times
12 noon-1pm and 5pm-6pm
Time of consultant rounds
Tuesday pm and all day Thursday
Mobile shop visiting times
There is no mobile shop on this ward
Ward Manager’s name
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?
During the afternoon