Service Outline

We are a dedicated paediatric ward, housed within CRH, with cubicles and open bays, out door and indoor play areas, school room and adolescent facilities, and a parents coffee room.

We offer acute Medical day and inpatient care, surgical And Orthopaedic acute and booked care and CAMHS care and 2 High Dependency Beds for admissions to all children and young people from 1 day of age up to 17th Birthday.

All the Nurses are Paediatric specialist trained, supported by a diverse and skilled multidisciplinary team of Health Care assistants, Play Specialist, Liason & safeguarding Team, CAMHS specialist Team, diatetics, and physios regularly with other support as required.

There are 10 dedicated acute Paediatric Consultants who have a week of on call cover, supported by a team of paediatric training senior and junior doctors.

The reception is manned 8:30- 4:30 on 01246 512329.