Ward Nursing Team

The Ward manager and Sisters lead a dedicated team of experienced nurses on ward 26 who provide 24 hour care for the patients and their families.

Ward Manager Joanne Hartland is available to deal with any concerns that patients or their families may have. Joanne is supported by Sister Sam Walker and Sister Laura Cox who are clinical leads for the ward on a day to day basis.

Administrative support is provided by our ward clerk and we have a team of housekeepers who are who responsible for the co-ordination of all patient facilities and services in the ward area to ensure a clean, safe and comfortable environment. Our 'Lite Bites' and Evening Snack Menus, are prepared and served by our housekeepers as an alternative to the main hospital menu.

Get in touch

The ward can be contacted 24 hours a day. Preferred visiting hours are 9 am - 10 pm daily.

Telephone: 0121 424 0226

Team members

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  • Joanne Hartland


  • Laura Cox

    Ward Manager

  • Samantha Walker

    Ward Sister

  • Shadah Bahar

    Ward Clerk



Useful resources

Downloadable documents and useful links

From the Blog

Due to recent recommendation by NHS England, our Infection Control and Prevention Team and Ward Manager have advised that we are no longer able to provide fans in clinical areas.

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