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Edith Cavell

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Key Information

This general medical ward accepts both planned and emergency admissions, and specialises in the care of patients with gastroenterology conditions.

In addition to general medical care, the ward provides:

  • Diagnosis and treatment for gastroenterology conditions
  • Treatment for patients needing nutritional support
  • Care for patients having endoscopic procedures
  • Treatment for alcohol-related conditions

Ward staff work closely with nutritional nurse specialists, to support patients and enhance their diet.

Number of beds: 27

Meal Times 

Breakfast: 8am

Lunch: 12.30pm

Supper: 5.30pm

Visiting Times

Open from 2.30pm - 8.30pm with a quiet time between 5pm - 6.30pm. The quiet time does not mean relatives and friends cannot visit, just that consideration needs to be given to activity and clinical interventions during this time.


Senior Sister: Heather Reeves

Telephone number: 01268 524900 ext 8433


Location: Level B, Jubilee Wing, Basildon University Hospital

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 17:15

Contact Us

  • Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Nethermayne, Basildon
    Essex  SS16 5NL
  • Switchboard 01268 524900

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