Hazleton Ward Staff

A variety of people will be responsible for your care whilst in hospital. Some of the team are detailed below.

Senior Sisters/ Ward Managers

The Senior Sisters/ Ward Managers are Sister Catherine Butler and Sister Anne Elyan, who are proud to lead a caring nursing team. You will have a named qualified nurse every shift and they are happy to help answer any questions that you have. If you should need to speak to either Sr Butler or Sr Elyan please ask a nurse or at Ward Clerk Reception and this can be arranged.  

Gastro- Enterology Consultants

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

The Consultants work on the Ward on a rotation basis and are designated as the Ward Consultant for two weeks at a time. Outpatient or follow up care, where needed, will be directed by one of them. The Consultants lead a team of Junior Doctors of Registrars, Senior House Officers (F2)  and House Officers (F1)

A Ward round is held each week day morning. Senior doctors will review you and update you of progress and plans.  If you want your relatives/carers to speak to a Doctor please ask a nurse or at Ward Clerk Reception.

Specialist Nurses

Gastro Specialist Nurses: Sarah York & Margaret Collins.

Liver Specialist Nurse: Debbie Durrant 

Alcohol Liaison Nurses: Googie Smith

Other members of the team who may be involved with your care include

 Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers, Ward Clerks, Pharmacists, Dieticians, Speech and Language Therapists and the Discharge Team.  Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy will arrange for your family to observe / help with sessions if you wish, particularly prior to discharge

You may also meet nurses and doctors who are students in training, They are supervised at all times.