Neptune is 39 bedded medical ward which specialises in treating
adult male and female patients with gastro-intestinal
We have three Gastroenterologists that lead on our patients'
medical care. The majority of our admissions come from the
Acute Assessment Unit with occasional admissions from home or
It is also common for our patients to be transferred to other
wards or units for specialist care or rehabilitation.
To enable our patients to get the amount of rest they need to
assist them in their recovery, we operate a strict policy for
Visiting outside these hours can be arranged at the discretion
of the nurse in charge and will be dependent on both the wishes and
condition of the patient.
For the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff we
ask that you restrict visitors to two adults per bed and that
children remain supervised at all times.
Our visiting times are 2.30pm-5pm and 6pm-8pm
We have protected meal times from 7.30am-8.30am, 12pm-1pm and
5pm-6pm, so that it enables all staff to be available for assisting