About our service:
We have 16 beds and provide 24 hour hospital care for older adults with cognitive impairment with complex needs that display Stress and Distress in Dementia.
Patients on Melburn Lodge receive ongoing assessment and treatment of their individual needs that require NHS continuing care.
Our Multidisciplinary team includes: Consultant, Nurses, Activity Coordinator, Health Care Support Workers, Doctors, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist and Social Workers. We gain regular visits from Pets as Therapy (PAT), Perfect Harmony and at times Choirs and Quartets from the community.
Senior Charge Nurse Christine Proudfoot
Charge Nurse Les Davidson
Consultant Dr Lucy Calvert
10 staff Nurses
19 Health Care Support Workers
Parking is available for up to 4 hours outside the ward.