The new child-friendly dedicated Paediatric Unit is now open. Located on the second floor alongside the Medical Surgical Ward, the unit is spacious, fully secure with restricted access, and includes two bedded rooms. It is thoughtfully decorated and equipped to be bright, warm, welcoming and safe for children who require treatment and care.
Qualified and experienced nursing team partnered with doctors provide specialised care with a wide range of medical and surgical conditions for children from birth to 14 years of age. The unit is also supported by the Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) and the High Dependency Unit on the same floor. Parents are welcome and encouraged to stay with their child whilst at hospital. One parent can stay overnight with one fold-out bed.