Visiting hours

Monday to Friday 2-4pm and 6-8pm
Saturday and Sunday 2-8pm


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"We wish to thank everyone on Ward 15 who assisted in the care of my late father.  Our special thanks go to Sister Sarah and her brilliant nursing team for the loving care and attention given during his long stay in hospital."  Miss TA

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Older People's Medicine

Ward 15 Freeman Hospital

Contact: (0191) 213 7015 - Sister Claire Mayfield

Ward 15 specialises in providing care for acutely ill elderly patients.

We aim to meet every patient’s needs holistically which means their clinical, personal and emotional needs, and have close links with rehabilitation services. 

How to find us

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Ward 15 is located on the sixth floor of the Freeman Hospital.   To find us:

  • Come through the Main Entrance and follow the main corridor, passing the shop and hairdressers until you reach the end. 
  • Turn left and take the lift or stairs to level 6 and follow the sign for Ward 15.

How to get to the hospital

Staff you are likely to meet

The clinical team on Ward 15 includes doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists and other support staff.

Things you need to know

  • Visiting hours are from 2:00 to 4:00pm and 6:00 to 8:00pm daily.
  • These hours are restricted not only to allow patients time to rest but also to maintain their dignity during personal care and meal times.
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