Moate is a 31-bed acute medical/high dependency unit, specialising in respiratory illnesses. This is a step-down unit from Coronary Care and has telemetry monitoring.
The ward consists of four 6-bed bays, one 3-bed bay and four single rooms. The single rooms are used for isolation purposes or they can be allocated as private rooms, when available.
Our aim is to meet the needs of our patients to the best of our ability.
2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m. and 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.
For visiting outside these hours, in the case of critically ill patients or in exceptional circumstances, the agreement of the nurse manager on duty must be sought.
Recommended visiting duration is 20 minutes.Children under 12 years, apart from patients own children, should not be brought to visit. Additional restrictions will apply from time to time e.g. during outbreaks of infectious diseases.