Our Wards

Charnley Ward

Charnley Ward is a short stay medicine ward for urgent and emergency care.
 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone C, first floor, location C6A


Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm


Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7 – 8 am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm
 

Contact telephone number

01279 973616


Ward manager

Raul Silva

Critical care unit

The critical care unit delivers specialised care to patients who are critically ill and need close observation.

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, fourth floor, location B53

Visiting hours

We know that it can a worrying time for family and friends of our patients. We will provide you with regular updates about your relative's care. If you have not received an update recently or have questions about your loved one's care, then please do not hesitate to talk to the nurse in charge. 

There is a visitor’s room in the unit where relatives are able to stay overnight; however it may only be used for one night by a relative of the patient who is severely ill. 

If you are not local to the area, we can also provide you with a list of hotel accommodation nearby. 

Contact telephone number

01279 82 7010

Ward matron

Jane Bolton

Dolphin Ward

Nurses from Dolphin children's ward

Dolphin Ward cares for children with a wide range of medical, surgical and orthopaedic conditions in both the West Essex and Hertfordshire areas.

Please do not visit Dolphin Ward if you have been unwell with any diarrhoea, vomiting or flu like symptoms in the last 72 hours.

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, second floor, location B46

Visiting hours

Parents can be with their child at all times. We can only accommodate one parent/carer to stay overnight with their child.

Extended family and friends can visit between 2:30 – 7:30pm.

Mealtimes               

Breakfast: 7.30 – 8am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279 82 7173

Ward manager

Helen Weaving

Fleming Ward

Fleming Ward

Cares for cardiology patients.
 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, ground floor, location B29


Visiting hours

12 – 8pm


Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7 – 8 am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm
 

Contact telephone number

01279 973530


Ward manager

Mary Sebastian

Harvey Ward

Harvey Ward cares for patients who require specialist gastroenterology and hepatobiliary treatment and provide high quality care for patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, fourth floor, location B55

Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279 973610 or
01279 44 44 55 x 2179

Ward manager

Jill Holden

Harold Ward

Harold Ward provide high quality care for frail patients who stay in hospital for less than 72 hours.

Location
The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone C, ground floor, location C1

Visiting hours
3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm
Open visiting hours can be discussed with the nurse in charge when the patient is admitted to the ward.

Meal times
Breakfast: 7 – 8am
Lunch: 11:45am – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm
 

Contact telephone number
01279 973661

Ward manager
Peter Robinson

Henry Moore Ward

Henry Moore Ward cares for patients undergoing elective surgery. 

Our services include:

  • Hip and knee replacements
  • Upper and lower limb surgery 
  • Spinal surgery 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, first floor, location B39

Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm. Allowances outside these hours can be arranged, please discuss with the nurse in charge.

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7 am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279 827596

Ward manager

David Page

John Snow Ward

John Snow Ward provides elective surgery for orthopaedic patients

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, first floor, location B40

Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7:30am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279 82 7596

Ward manager

Emma Hunt

Kingsmoor Ward

 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone C, first floor, location C7

Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7 – 8 am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279  827 047 or 

01279 823 181

Ward manager

Sheri Lindsell

Lister Ward

Lister Ward cares for our elderly patients.

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, third floor, location B51

Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 8am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279 827064

Ward manager

Jubie Jose

Locke Ward

Locke Ward provides high quality care for patients with complex respiratory conditions. 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, second floor, location B45

Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7 - 8am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279 973 874

Ward manager

Jennifer Hibionada

Penn Ward

Penn Ward cares for emergency surgery patients.

Location

First floor in main Princess Alexandra Hospital building, B34.
 

Number of beds

28.


Visiting hours

3pm to 4.30pm and 6.30pm to 8pm.

 

Contact 

01279 827063

Key members of staff

Ward Manager, Anna Mawbey.

Ward Coordinator, Lorraine Teale.

Ray Ward

Ray Ward cares for emergency surgery patients.
 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, second floor, location B42


Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm


Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7 – 8 am
Lunch: 12 – 1pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm
 

Contact telephone number

01279 973689


Ward manager

Jiji Philip

Saunders Ward

Saunders Ward provides care for our elderly patients.

Location:

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, second floor, location B37

Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:30am
Lunch: 11:50am – 12:45pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm

Contact telephone number

01279 973606


Ward manager

Anna Mawbey

Tye Green Ward

Tye Green Ward cares for elderly patients and those with fractured neck of femur.

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone C, lower floor, location C11


Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm


Mealtimes

Breakfast: 7:30 – 8am
Lunch: 11:50am – 12:45pm
Dinner: 5 – 6pm
 

Contact telephone number

01279 973613


Ward manager

Terri Gel Lopez

Inpatient comment:

Everyone offered words of such reassurance and kindness. I felt so cared for and the communication with me at all times was fantastic.