Stroke Unit – Ward 31

The Stroke Unit is situated on Ward 31 located on the ground floor in block E, MRI Adult Rehabilitation. It is a 25 bedded unit with 6 side rooms.

Contact Details

Main ward desk number is 0161 2766231 / 2764300

Staff

  • Dr J Morell – Consultant in Stroke
  • Dr K Prakash – Associate Specialist in Stroke Medicine
  • Linda Whitehead – Matron
  • Sarah Hacker – Ward Sister
  • Terence Kelly – Advanced Nurse Practitioner
  • Rachael┬áDean – Specialist Nurse in Stroke
  • Stephanie Wolff & Sandra Wilson – Therapy Leads

Visiting Times

Afternoon 2.00pm to 5.00 pm, Evening 6:00 to 8:00pm

Should you wish to visit your relatives outside of these times please discuss this with the nurse in charge.

Meal Times

We operate protective meal times to allow patients to have their meal without distraction or embarrassment if they have difficulties with eating.

Lunch 12.00pm to 1.00pm, Evening 5.00pm to 6.00pm.

If you normally visit to assist your relative/friend with meals, please inform the nursing staff on the ward who will be happy for this to continue.

Useful Admission Information

Where possible please bring your own nightwear, slippers and toiletries.

Do not keep large amounts of cash or valuables with you whilst in hospital. The Trust do not accept any liability or responsibility for any valuables that are not given to the Trust for safe keeping. .

Children are allowed on the ward at the discretion of the Nurse in Charge at the time, they must be well behaved and supervised by an adult at all times.