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Childrens Services

Ward 2b New Victoria Wing (GNCH)

Ward 2b is the paediatric medical day unit; it is open from Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm. The aim of the day unit is to care for children on a day patient basis therefore avoiding a hospital stay.

It is a nurse led unit which deals with children aged form 0 – 18yrs, many of which may have chronic conditions requiring complex treatments.

Specialties which you may see on Ward 2b are:

  • Endocrine
  • Metabolic
  • Respiratory
  • Non-Oncology haematology
  • Oncology
  • Renal
  • Rheumatology
  • Gastroenterology

How to find us

Ward 2b is based on Level three, Great North Children's Hospital, New Victoria Wing, RVI

Directions to the ward from the New Victoria WingShow [+] Hide [-]

Enter the main entrance and go to your immediate left through the yellow doors along the corridor and on your left hand side you will see the lift and stairs.

Enter the lift and select level 03 upon exiting the lift / stairs, Please continue ahead following the sign post for Ward 2b until arriving at your destination.

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How to get to the hospital

Directions to the ward from the Multi Storey Car ParkShow [+] Hide [-]

Enter the hospital from the multi-storey car park and take your immediate left keep going along the corridor and down the escalators.

Go straight ahead and go through the doors on the right hand side. Keep following the corridor until you reach the stairs and lift on your left.

Enter the lift and select level 03 upon exiting the lift / stairs, Please continue ahead following the sign post for Ward 2b until arriving at your destination.

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How to get to the hospital

Directions to the ward from Leazes WingShow [+] Hide [-]

Enter Leazes Wing main entrance, walk past the reception desk and turn right when you reach the café.

Walk down this corridor until you reach a large glazed atrium; enter the lift or stairs on your left hand side of the atrium.

Select level 01 and exit lift or stair and turn left follow the corridor until you reach the very front of the building turn right and go straight ahead through the yellow doors along the corridor and on your left hand side you will see the lift and stairs.

Enter the lift and select level 03 upon exiting the lift / stairs, Please continue ahead following the sign post for Ward 2b until arriving at your destination.

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How to get to the hospital

Staff you are likely to meet

The clinical team on Ward 2b includes:

  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Hospital Play Specialists/Nursery Nurses
  • Health Care Assistants
  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Paediatric Nurse Practitioners/Specialist

More Information

For more information about Ward 2b, please contact: 

  • Sister Allyson Turnbull
  • tel: 0191 2821825
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