|Puffin and Wagtail Wards
Childrenâ€™s Department, Level A,Â Basildon University Hospital,
Who the ward is for
Children and young people aged up to 16 years who are receiving medical or surgical treatment and need to stay in hospital.
About the ward
Puffin and Wagtail Wards provide medical and surgical care for children and young people who need to stay in hospital due to an emergency admission or planned, elective care.
Planned surgical care can include:
The service also cares for children with longer term chronic illness including cystic fibrosis and children's cancer services.
Number of beds
Senior Sister: Sara King / Sandra Brennan / Clare Cunningham
Parents: Open visiting
If you would like to visit outside of these times, please discuss this in advance with the ward manager.
Puffin and Wagtail
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 11:11