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Midford Older Persons Unit Short Stay


About the Ward

Midford Older Persons Unit Short Stay (OPUSS) is a general ward for the care of older patients.

Ward Location

Midford OPUSS is located in RUH Zone C on the ground floor near the Lansdown Restaurant. It is also called ward C12.

The Ward Team

Consultant Geriatrician

There is two consultant geriatricians who cover patients on Midford OPUSS:

Dr Kate Peacock and Dr Sam Carvey
Secretary telephone: 01225 821307

The Multi-disciplinary Team

The medical team includes a team of doctors and specialist nurses (Medical Nurse Practitioners).

The Ward Manager, Sharon Ferguson, is in charge of the overall running of the ward and nursing care. She has a dedicated team of junior sisters, nurses, healthcare assistants, domestic staff and ward clerks. A dedicated discharge coordinator assists the discharge process.

A team of physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, mental health liaison officers and social workers also have input into patient care.

General Enquiries / Reception Desk:

01225 825814 / 01225 826363

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