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Victoria Mackintosh General Medical Ward

Victoria Mackintosh (Medical) Wards.
Long Stay/Complex Delayed Discharges & Medical rehabilitation as deemed appropriate by the MDT.

30 Bed Wards.

Unit layout & bed distribution:

The ward is divided into 3 clinical areas, these are:
The isolation area, which consists of 2 isolation bays, which incorporate an en suite and controllable air conditioning.
The Red & Blue Zones are sited to the flanks of the isolation bays and have a total capacity of 14 beds each (combined total of 28).

These zones are further sub-divided into:

a). X1 single room with an on-suite.
b). X3 single rooms.
c). X1 4 bed muli-bay.
d). X2 3 bed multi-bays.

Admission Criteria:

All adults of mixed gender who are deemed by the MDT as:
a) Long Stay (pending a bed in The Care Agency
b) Complex Delayed Discharges
c)Long term medical rehabilitation.

Any other speciality (Surgical male/female) must be cleared first by the Bed Manager (or designated deputy).

Visiting Times:

Daily: 17:45 to 19:45
Only 2 visitors per patient.
Children under 12 years of age are not allowed.
Visiting is at the discretion of the Ward Manager on duty.