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Medical Day Case Unit

Location
North Tyneside General Hospital
Ward Name / Number
Medical Day Case Unit
Direct dial telephone number
0191 293 4238
Location of ward

Behind surgical day unit on main corridor

Type of ward
Outpatient
What patients may need to know about the daily routine on the ward

Patients attend this nurse-led unit for a range of programmed activities such as intravenous therapies, transfusions, and clinical investigations. Referrals come from various specialties within the trust and specialist nurses also attend the unit to see patients and carry out procedures.

Staff nurses are available Tuesday – Friday, 8am- 4pm and the ward clerk is available to talk to regarding appointments Monday – Friday, 8am – 4pm.

Are children welcome?
Yes
Is there flexibility in visiting?
Yes
Are the numbers restricted?
2 maximum
Ward Manager’s name
Donna Morton
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?
Anytime during the opening hours of Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm
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