F2 (Elderly Care)

Ward F2 is an 18 bedded ward specialising in the care of elderly patients who are acutely unwell.  It is located on F Floor in BNHH.

The team on F2 consists of doctors, nurses, clinical nursing assistant, healthcare assistants, physiotherapists and occupational therapists. All working closely to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care and have safe and effective discharges.

F2 Ward Vision:

The team on F2 aim to provide an environment in which patients receive the highest quality of care and that their hospital experience is made as pleasant as possible.

Our aim is for our patients to trust us whilst in our care and for their relatives to feel confident in leaving their loved ones with us. We strive to do this by ensuring good communication and information giving from admission through to discharge.

All of the staff on F2 follow the HHFT Trusts Values. Showing Care and compassion to all, being accountable and responsible for ensuring improvements are made on the ward when required, having and showing respect for all and finally, encouraging and challenging each other and our patients to do their best.

 

Useful Information

What would be useful to bring in?

Comfortable loose fitting clothes and supportive footwear. We encourage patients to dress daily in day wear and to change into nightwear when planning to go to bed.

Toiletries – all the essentials including soap or body wash, toothpaste and toothbrush, hair brush and deodorant. Anything that would normally be used at home, please bring into hospital – this includes any denture care tablets/creams

 

Contacting Us

The ward can be contacted on the number to the top-right. Please be aware we are a busy ward but will answer your call as quickly as possible. It is recommended that families allocate one member to contact the ward and feedback any updates accordingly. Please be aware that we are only able to give limited information out over the phone. 

 


Updated: 17 January 2018

Contact information

Clinical Matron
Karen Hilliard

Consultant
Dr S Arianayagam

 

Ward Telephone Number
01256 313658


Visiting 
2pm - 8pm

All inpatient wards at Hampshire Hospitals have adopted John’s Campaign, which allows the carers of patients with dementia to stay in hospital with their loved ones if they wish.

Meal times
Breakfast
 8.30am -9.15am
Lunch 
12.30pm - 1.30pm
Dinner 
6pm - 7pm


Staffing data

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