West Heath Hospital

Placement Detail

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Placement Short Description

The specialist trauma and orthopaedic service is based in a 27-bedded unit in Ward 11 at West Heath Hospital.

The service is predominantly for older adults who require a period of inpatient rehabilitation following orthopaedic surgery or trauma.

The ward has its own multidisciplinary team including nurses, doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, rehabilitation assistants, domestics and housekeepers.

There is also provision for patients to access speech and language therapy, specialist nursing and dietetics.

Willow House at West Heath Hospital offers an environment designed specifically to support and care for people with dementia by a specialist multidisciplinary team.

The Sheldon Unit, also based at West Heath Hospital provides palliative care for patients who meet the continuing care criteria and who have highly complex needs, requiring skilled healthcare interventions on a 24-hour basis

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