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Ward 19 - Infectious Diseases

Contact: (0191) 282 6019 - Alan Moody, Senior Nurse

The Infectious Diseases Unit is located on Ward 19 in the New Victoria Wing of the Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI).

Ward 19 specialises in providing care for adults with a range of infectious diseases and all patients are cared for in individual cubicles to ensure contagious conditions can be contained.

 


How to find us

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

  • Enter the main entrance and keep to the left hand side there you will see the lift opposite main reception desk.
  • Enter the lift and select level 06 upon exiting turn left  and follow the corridor until arriving at your destination on your right hand side. 

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. Continue along the corridor and down the stairs turn right and then your immediate left after the escalators follow the corridor enter the lift.
  • Enter the lift and select level 06 upon exiting turn left and follow the corridor until arriving at your destination on your right hand side. 

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. Then just after the escalators take a left follow the corridor enter the lift.
  • Enter the lift and select level 06 upon exiting turn left and follow the corridor until arriving at your destination on your right hand side. 

How to get to the hospital

Staff you are likely to meet

The clinical team on Ward 19 includes doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, psychologists, occupational therapists, social workers and other support staff.

Things you need to know

  • All patients are cared for in individual cubicles
  • Please do not bring fresh flowers onto the ward. This is to help with infection control.
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