Bradwell Community Hospital

Elderly & Community

Bradwell Hospital

 

tel:

0300 123 0905

Importance notice - Parking June 2015

Please be aware that maintenance resurfacing work is planned to take place on the lower car park at Bradwell Hospital from 13 June 2015. This planned maintenance work is anticipated to take 6 weeks (affected car parking spaces are expected to re-open on 27 July).

During this period of time patients and people visiting the hospital wards, out-patient appointments and walk-in phlebotomy department may experience difficulty parking on site. Please leave additional time to find suitable parking.

Bradwell Hospital

Bradwell Hospital has three wards and 73 beds. 

Bennion Ward

General Information 

This ward has 24 beds - 12 palliative care and 12 complex assessment – and provides care for mainly elderly patients with multiple medical and nursing problems.

Number of staff: 
 
Early  Late Night

4 Nurses

3 Health Care  

3 Nurses

3 Health Care 

2 Nurses

2 Health Care

 
About Bennion Ward: 
 
Services provided include; 
  • Care of (artificial) feeding tube
  • Complex care
  • Digital rectal examination
  • Palliative care management
 Patients are generally transferred from local acute hospitals for step down care however some patients can be admitted to the ward directly from home for step up care.
 
 

Oak Ward

General Information

 This ward has 24 beds, all for intermediate care, and provide services mainly for adult patients (mainly elderly), who have had an acute episode of illness e.g. falls, or adult patients with chronic conditions e.g. COPD. 

Number of staff: 
 
Early  Late Night

3 Nurses

4 Health Care 

3 Nurses

3 Health Care 

2 Nurses

1 Health Care 

 About Oak Ward: 

Oak Ward has a multi-disciplinary focus and a philosophy to promote independence for individuals. Patients come for a short stay in order to undergo programmes of rehabilitation and care. This ward receives patients on neck of femur pathways and from many other specialities e.g. post-acute medical, post-surgery, etc.

Patients are generally transferred from local acute hospitals for step down care however some patients can be admitted to the ward directly from home for step up care.

 

Sycamore Ward

General Information 

This ward has 25 beds - 24 for rehabilitation and assessment and 1 supportive therapies bed i.e. blood transfusions, venepuncture.

Number of staff: 
 
Early  Late Night

4 Nurses

4 Health Care  

4 Nurses

3 Health Care 

2 Nurses

2 Health Care

 
About Sycamore Ward:

The ward provides services for adult patients requiring intermediate care including;

  • Diabetes care
  • Discharge planning
  • Holistic quality care
  • Nutrition
  • Oral care
  • Palliative care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Stroke care
  • Wound care
 

Contact Us

Bradwell Hospital,
Talke Road,
Chesterton,
Newcastle-under-Lyme,
Staffordshire,
ST5 7NJ

Telephone: 0300 123 0905

  

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