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Osler Ward

Level C, Jubilee Wing, Basildon University Hospital,
Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex, SS16 5NL

Who the ward is for

Older male patients with medical conditions.

About the ward

Osler Ward provides medical care for older male patients including:

  • chronic diseases
  • complex medical problems
  • falls
  • strokes
  • osteoporosis
  • dementia

The ward staff promote self-care and independence to assist patients to return home.

Ward staff and other health professionals including occupational therapists and physiotherapists meet regularly with carers, and social care where necessary, to discuss each patient's progress and to develop a plan for their ongoing care, whether at home or in another care setting.

Number of beds

28 beds:

  • 20 beds in four-bed bays
  • 8 beds in side rooms

Contact

Senior Sister: Bella Hernandez

Telephone number:
01268 524900 ext 4626

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.

If you would like to visit outside of these hours, please discuss this in advance with the nurse in charge.

Information for visitors

  • Due to the age and ill-health of patients being cared for, input from family and carers is vitally important.
  • Children can visit at the discretion of the nurse in charge.
  • Patient information folders are available. If there is not a copy by the bedside please ask the nurse in charge.

Meal times

Breakfast: 8am
Lunch: noon
Supper: 6pm

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 14:56

Contact Us

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

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