What is this service?
Bloxwich Hospital has two inpatient wards offering specialist assessment, care and treatment to people who are experiencing mental health difficulties over the age of 65, or in the case of organic illness may be under 65.
The ward teams assist individuals, their families, carers and or significant others to understand the nature of their mental health difficulties by providing information and education along with practical and emotional support to achieve optimum recovery for an individual.
The principles of person centred care are firmly embedded in our care philosophy to ensure that the needs of individuals are met
How can I access the service?
The two inpatient wards are accessed via referral from your GP and Consultant Psychiatrists.
Where is the service provided?
The two inpatient wards are located at Bloxwich Hospital, Walsall.