Leek Moorlands Community Hospital

Elderly & Community

Leek Moorlands Hospital

 

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0300 123 1894

Leek Moorlands Hospital

Leek Moorlands Hospital has 2 wards, with a total of 44 beds and also has a Minor Injuries & Illnesses Unit.

Services provided at Leek Moorlands Hospital include specialised nursing care for the elderly, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy.

There is also a Learning and Development Centre which used for staff training and development purposes.

Minor Injuries & Illnesses Unit

This unit provides the first point of call for assessment of minor injury and illness; it is open between 8am and 8pm and provides an excellent nurse-led minor injury and minor illness facility - no appointment needed.

Available every day from 8 am to 8 pm.  For details telephone: 0300 123 1894.

The Unit can also be contacted through the Access Line - 08456 003 003

Services provided include:  

  • X-ray facilities (Mon - Fri 8.30am - 12.30pm. Mon, Wed & Thurs 1.30pm - 5pm)
  • Assessment, diagnosis and treatment for broken bones/fractures 
  • Advice/Treatment for muscle and joint injuries e.g. sprains & strains. 
  • Emergency contraception and advice 
  • Advice for bites, stings allergy related issues 
  • The unit can help to treat, ear, throat, urine, eye and some skin infections
  • Wounds requiring insertion/removal of stitches and special care

Examination and advice can be given for a variety of problems however; patients with long standing chest and heart conditions should see their own Doctor.

There are also 2 Wards at Leek Moorlands Hospital providing inpatient services including:

  • Rehabilitation
  • Holistic Quality Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Nutrition
  • Intravenous Therapies e.g. IV antibiotics
  • Wound Care
  • Stroke Care
  • Diabetes Care
  • Discharge Planning

Cottage Ward:

This Ward has 20 inpatient beds providing Adult sub acute medicine with 10 beds dedicated as direct admission from home thus supporting admission avoidance initiatives into Acute Hospital Services and 10 Intermediate Care beds.  The care services provided include:

The ward also has one supportive therapies bed providing day case blood transfusions and varying Intravenous therapies. 

Saddler Ward:

This Ward has 21 beds and providing Consultant led rehabilitation care to male and female patients mainly aged over 65. The ward works within a Multi Disciplinary framework.

Visitng Times for both wards are 2.00pm - 4.00pm and 6.00pm - 8.00pm everyday.

Contact Us

Leek Moorlands Hospital,
Ashbourne Road,
Leek,
Staffordshire,
ST13 5BQ

Telephone number: 0300 123 1894

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