Our Wards

Charnley Ward

Charnley Ward care for patients before and after planned and emergency operations.
 

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 82 7515


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

Fleming Ward is an acute medical assessment unit for patients who are awaiting review from the medical team or admission to a ward.
 

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 82 7049


Ward manager

​​​​​​​Mary Sebastian

Gibberd Ward

Gibberd Ward provides high quality care for medical patients who are very frail, living with dementia or who are approaching the end of life. 
 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Building 6

 

Visiting hours

Gibberd Ward has opening visiting hours. If you would like to stay overnight on the ward, please make this arrangement with the nurse in charge beforehand.

 

Mealtimes

Breakfast: 8 – 9am

Lunch: 12 - 1pm

Dinner: 5 - 6pm 

 

Contact telephone number

01279 82 7877

01279 82 7294

 

Ward manager

Michelle Ashman 

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 82 7050 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 82 7122

Ward manager
Peter Robinson

Henry Moore Ward

Henry Moore Ward cares for patients undergoing orthopaedic elective and planned trauma surgery; the medical team specialise in joint, spinal, upper, lower limbs and hand 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 82 7125

Ward manager

David Page

John Snow Ward

Jon Snow Ward provides care for female surgical gynae 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

Kingsmoor Ward provides high quality care for cardiology patients.

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 82 7368

Ward manager

Sheri Lindsell

Lister Ward

Lister Ward leads the way with acute adult care, having achieved the nationally recognised Dementia Quality Mark in 2016.

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 82 7064

Ward manager

Jubie Jose

Locke Ward

Locke Ward provides high quality care for patients with complex respiratory conditions and patients who require non-invasive ventilation and tracheostomies. 

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 82 7048

Ward manager

Valerie Paddick

Penn Ward

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 827065.
 

Key members of staff

Ward Manager, Anna Mawbey.

Ward Coordinator, Lorraine Teale.

Ray Ward

Ray Ward specialise in high quality care for older 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 82 7066


Ward manager

Jiji Philip

Saunders Ward

Saunders Ward provides care for short stay medical 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 82 7493

Ward manager

Johncy Samkutty

Tye Green Ward

Tye Green Ward care for patients with fractured neck of femur and who have had an emergency amputation.

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 82 7891


Ward manager

Terri Gel Lopez

Winter Ward

Winter Ward cares for patients who require specialist treatment for diabetes and endocrine problems.
 

Location

The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone B, third floor, location B49


Visiting hours

3 – 4:30pm and 6:30 – 8pm


Mealtimes

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

Contact telephone number

01279 82 7051


Ward manager

Madhavi Saikumar

Thank you to you all at work in these tough times. You are all brilliant trying so save lives and trying to beat this horrible virus. Without you we don’t know where we would be now. Love to you all in these challenging times for our NHS.                                      

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