Welcome to Mortimer Ward - an acute medical ward for older patients. Our goal is to enable each patient to become as independent and self-caring as possible
Ward visiting hours: Open visiting but recommended between 9.30am and 8.30pm
No visiting during meal times (12pm-1pm, 5pm-6pm)
Visitors allowed per patient: 2
Exit the multi-storey car park on level 2. Follow the signs for all wards and departments, and take a right at the Welcome Desk. Continue through to Battle Block, and take the second set of stairs or lifts you come to on your left.
Exit on level 3. Mortimer Ward is through the first set of double doors to the right, but please press the intercom and a member of staff will let you in.
Consultant: Professor Oliver / Dr Johnson
Matron: Shirley McGrath
Ward Manager: Sergio Tammelleo
Ward Clerk: telephone 0118 322 5241 or 6521
Please try to arrange one family member to be main point of contact, as this avoids excessive phone calls. Please be aware of infection control policies with regard to hand washing and not sitting on patients’ beds.
Nearest Refreshment Point:
On level 2 in Main Entrance block
Opposite the reception desk on level 2 in the Main Entrance block.
Level 3, Battle Block
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
Reading RG1 5AN
0118 322 5329 / 5241