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Ward 8

Wansbeck General Hospital
Ward Name / Number
Ward 8
Direct dial telephone number
01670 529008
Location of ward

First floor

Type of ward
General surgery (elective)
Ward visiting times
2pm - 3pm and 6.30pm - 7.30pm
What patients may need to know about the daily routine on the ward

Elective Surgery
Ward busy all day

Are children welcome?
No children under 12 are allowed on the ward area
Is there flexibility in visiting?
See above
Are the numbers restricted?
2 visitors per bed
Protected meal times
12.30pm-1.30pm and 5pm-6pm.
Time of consultant rounds
Varied but usually early morning
Mobile shop visiting times
Afternoon and evening
Ward Manager’s name
Angela Tait
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?
Between 10am and 12noon