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A1 Paediatric HDU (Acrewood)

Welcome to Acrewood (A1 Paediatric HDU ward) which is part of the children's unit. The ward facilities include a play room with an outside play area, a kitchen for use by parents and a sensory room.

Useful ward information:

  • Mobile phone use is permitted
  • Flowers are not permitted
  • Accommodation available for carers or family members to stay

Ward Matron:Sian Jenkins

Contact telephone number:0300 019 8375

Visiting:2pm -4pm and 6pm-8pm

Parents may visit at any time. Please note that visiting is restricted to two visitors per patient at a time.

Please do not visit if you have had any diarrhoea or sickness in the last 72 hours, or have cough/cold symptoms.

How to find us: From the Dome entrance, turn right then first left and take the lift or stairs to level 1. From the Longfleet Road entrance, walk straight down the main corridor, then follow signs to children's unit on level 1.

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