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Arnold Whitchurch Ward

About Arnold Whitchurch Ward

Ward Manager Sadie King
Matron Lesley Cowley
Consultant Dr Chandrasena
Telephone 01234 792268 Ext. 2230 / 2268

Description of the Ward

Frail care of the elderly.

Routine of What Happens on the Ward

Doctors rounds tend to take place in the mornings. Patients are assisted with personal care. We have ward based occupational therapists and physiotherapists along with a social worker.

Visiting Times

2.00pm-8.00pm but Protected Mealtimes are advocated.

Protected Mealtimes

Breakfast – 7.45am-8.15am.
Lunch – 12.30pm-1.15pm.
Evening Meal – 5.30pm-6.15pm

How many Beds

15 bedded Ward.
11 are on the main Ward.
2 Siderooms.
2 beds on the balcony.

Special Information

Nurse in charge is identified on the Nurses’ station and he/she is happy to speak with relatives.

Privacy & Dignity

For more information about how the hospital is working to eliminate mixed-sex sleeping, toilet and washing facilities, please visit the privacy and dignity pages of the website.

Any queries, speak to Ward Manager Sadie King.

Where to find us

The Arnold Whitchurch Ward can be found on the ground floor of the ward block and is served by the Britannia Road entrance.
Please see it on the map below with the reference number 20.

Bedford Hospital Map


Ward Name

Arnold Whitchurch Ward

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