Trueta & Heygroves Trauma Unit specialises in caring for emergency trauma patients, and is a single-sex ward which cares for female patients only. The ward also has some side rooms.
These will be allocated according to clinical need and in exceptional circumstances may be used for male patients.
Matron: Lynne Buttery
Ward Sister: Claire Manton
Ward hours: Open visiting
Visitors allowed: 2 visitors per patient. Children can visit, but we advise visitors not to bring babies.
Mobile phones allowed: No
How to get there:
Nearest car park is the multi-storey. Take the stairs or lift to level 2. Go through Main Entrance building into Centre Block (signed All Wards and Departments), turn left at the Welcomers desk into Centre block and carry on up the corridor to South Block. Trueta & Heygroves is on level 3. Use lift or stairs.
Opposite the reception desk on level 2 in the Main Entrance Block
Trueta & Heygroves Trauma Unit
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
Reading RG1 5AN
0118 322 7541