At Northgate we provide a 21 bed acute admissions ward serving the local adult population of West Suffolk. We provide high standards of treatment and care if you require a safe and therapeutic setting to promote recovery.
Our referrals are taken and managed for us by the West Suffolk Bed Management Team and when out of hours the West Suffolk Home Treatment Team.
We are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Northgate WardWedgwood HouseWest Suffolk Hospital SiteHardwick LaneBury St EdmundsIP33 2QZ
DepressionBipolar affective disordersPsychosisAnxietyPersonality Disorder
your stay, family and carers form part of your assessment and care. With your
permission, we may ask to speak regularly to your relative and/or carer in order to receive and provide information, to
offer support and to work collaboratively
towards your overall care. We also offer carers clinics,
where your carer can access support, these clinics are available on a day/time
that suits your carers needs.
There is a quiet room
available for use by visitors. There is a room available off the ward for
visitors with children. Children under the age of 16 are not allowed onto the
Facilities onsiteParking is available onsite and is free until the end of September 2020.
We have disabled access and toilet facilities.
A vending machine selling snacks and refreshments is available.
People already being treated by our service should contact your local Integrated Delivery Team (IDT). If you do not have a team already supporting
you, you can contact our access and assessment team on 0300 123 1334.