Trauma and orthopaedics
Castlepoint ward is a 35-bedded trauma and orthopaedic ward.
We work as a team to ensure the patient journey is managed
safely and efficiently. We care for orthopaedic trauma
patients, with a wide range of bone injuries including severe soft
tissue injuries. Our aim is to provide up to date, evidence
based, patient focused care in a friendly, relaxed and professional
atmosphere. We expect and welcome the involvement of
patients' family and friends.
Sister Julie Edwards
Ward telephone number
Contact email address
8th floor, Tower
Trauma and orthopaedic
Visiting and other instructions
Visiting hours are between 07:00 and 21:00. Please keep
visitors to a maximum of two per bed,
unless you have made other arrangements with the ward manager in
No visiting at mealtimes unless you are assisting with your
relative's meals by arrangement only. Children under the age
of 10 should not visit unless pre-arranged with a member of
No sitting on beds or patients chairs. No flowers.
Ward Manager is available by appointment Monday to Thursday and
is happy to discuss any concerns.
As a patient on this ward, you may be under the care of one or
more of these consultants
Specialist teams who care for patients on this ward
Trauma nurse specialists
Diabetes nurse specialist
Practice development nurse
Discharge team specialist
Westcliff on Sea