Neptune is a medical ward which specialises in treating adult
male and female patients with gastro-intestinal conditions.
The majority of admissions come from the Acute Assessment Unit,
with occasional admissions from home or clinics.
It is also common for our patients to be transferred to other
wards or units for specialist care or rehabilitation.
Great Western Hospital - Fourth Floor (please see Floor
Visiting times are 10.00am-8.00pm, with protected meal
To enable our patients to get the amount of rest they need to
assist them in their recovery, we operate a strict policy for
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.
Visiting outside of normal 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.
Tel: 01793 604780 or 01793 604783
If you or your family have any concerns, anxieties or
suggestions regarding your hospital stay, please do not hesitate to
speak first to the nurse in charge of the shift at that time.
If you do not feel that your concerns or anxieties have been
resolved, please ask to speak to the Senior Sister.
We welcome constructive criticism as this helps us to improve
both the environment and the service we provide to patients,
relatives and carers.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll put it right.
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