Our Staff

A variety of people will be responsible for your care whilst in hospital. Some of the staff you may come in contact with while on Dixton Ward are: -

Orthopaedic Consultants

For more information on the Consultants please click on their name.

A&E Consultants

For more information on the Consultants please click on their name.

 Ward Staff

Sister: - Navy blue dress / tunic / trousers.

Staff Nurse: - Blue and white striped dress / tunic with red piping and navy trousers.

Male Staff Nurse: - White tunic with striped epaulets and navy trousers.

Health Care Assistants: - Green striped dress / tunic and navy trousers.

Bank Staff: - White dress / tunic and navy trousers.

Housekeeping Staff: - Pink and white stripped dress / tunic and trousers.

Domestics Staff: - Pale green and white striped dress / tunic and trousers.

Other staff involoved in your care may include doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, ward clerks, pharmacists and student nurses. Other Specialist Nurses like Nurse practitioners, Pain sisters, Tissue viability nurses, etc.

Nurse Specialists: - We have Trauma & Orthopaedics nurse practitioners who work within our ward team.

Consultant Ward Rounds / When will I see a Doctor?

The various teams of doctors conduct a round every day except week ends.

We appreciate that being in hospital can be a stressful time, not only for you but for your family too, so we aim to make your stay as comfortable as possible and aim to get you home as soon as possible so that you can continue your recuperation there.

Our philosophy of care is to ensure that each patient receives care of the highest standard. We strive to provide our patients with the same level of care which we want to receive ourselves should we be the patient We believe that by working as a team to create a warm and friendly atmosphere, we are well suited to allow our patients to express their emotions and concerns.

If you have any concerns about your injury or care, or any of the services provided, speak to someone immediately so that your concern can be addressed out as quickly as possible.

Medicine Rounds

Medicine rounds take place at: - 08.00am, 12noon, 05.30pm and 10.00pm.