Department of medicine for elderly
Princess Anne is a dual functioning 25 bedded Ward. One function
being a discharge planning unit and the other focusing on direct
admissions from emergency department (A&E), acute medical unit
and day assessment unit for elderly patients.
The ward is a unique unit where elderly patients requiring
medical care including some rehabilitation aimed to assist them to
achieve their goals and maintain their independence, resulting in a
The ward work as a multidisciplinary team with doctors, nurses,
occupational therapist, physiotherapist, rehabilitation assistants,
social workers, dieticians and health care assistants.
Sister Helen Cullen
Ward telephone number
Contact email address
floor Tower Block
Department of medicine for elderly.
Visiting and other instructions
Visiting hours are between 07:00 and 21:00.
Please restrict visitor numbers to a maximum of two per
patient unless previously arranged with the ward
We have protected Meal times. Appointments can be made to talk
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
Princess Anne Ward
Westcliff on Sea