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University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust

C4 (Cranbourne)

C4 (formally Cranborne ward) offers care for general medical patients, and specialises in diabetes and cardiology. The ward offers bedside cardiac monitoring.

Useful ward information:

  • Reasonable mobile phone use is permitted, but please note devices should be set to silent with vibrate off.
  • Flowers are not permitted.
  • There are no dedicated accommodation facilities for relatives. Relatives are encouraged to assist with care and mealtime support in the mornings and at lunchtime.

Ward Matron:Geoffrey Walker

Contact telephone number:0300 019 2416

Visiting:Please see Trust Visitors Charter here

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, enter B block via entrance seven. Use the stairs or lift to level four, access to Cranborne ward is via the medical investigations unit (MIU).

From the Longfleet Rd entrance, walk straight ahead - use the stairs or lift to level two.

Discharge home information:The majority of patients are discharged home by 10am. Patients will need to arrange their own transport home, or alternatively can choose to pay for hospital transport.

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