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Daily from 2.00pm - 4.00pm, and 6.30pm - 8.30pm.


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Surgical Services

Ward 8 Freeman Hospital

Ward 8 is part of the Regional Northern Vascular Centre which is based at Freeman Hospital.

Ward 8 is a general surgical ward which mainly provides care for people requiring treatment for a large range of vascular problems and has close links with our Disablement Services Centre.

How to find us

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Ward 8 is based on the fourth floor at 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 4 and follow the sign for Ward 8.

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Staff you are likely to meet

The clinical team on Ward 8 is led by Sister Adams and Charge Nurse Jacobs, and includes vascular surgeons, specialist nurses, ward nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and other support staff.

Things you need to know

  • If your relative requires high dependency care following their operation, wherever possible, please collect property and valuables on day of surgery from the ward as there are limited storage facilities available.
  • Please do not bring fresh flowers onto the ward. This is to help with infection control.

More information

For more information about Ward 8, please contact:

  • Sister Angela Adams or Charge Nurse Nicholas Jacobs
  • tel: 0191 213 7008
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