Ward B1 is an Assessment Ward for mental health concerns that provides care for 15 patients over the age of 65. We offer support and reassurance to both patients and their carers.
The ward has two separate units:
Blyth Unit - 10 beds for patients with an illness caused by a medical or physical disease such as dementia
Clumber Unit - 5 beds for patients with an illness which is the result of psychological factors such as depression, anxiety, psychosis
We offer a range of specialist services including:
You will usually be assessed over a period of a few weeks then decisions are made jointly with carers and other agencies about your future care. The ward links in to a number of other services such as:
For more information, please see the leaflets below:
To access Ward B1 you will need a referral from your GP or a healthcare practitioner from the Intensive Recovery Intervention Service (IRIS) Team, Community Psychiatric Nurse, Rapid Response Liaison Psychiatry or the Accident and Emergency Department.
You can refer a patient to the service via their GP, the Intensive Recovery Intervention Service (IRIS) Team, Community Psychiatric Nurse, Rapid Response Liaison Psychiatry or the Accident and Emergency Department.
Claire Wheeler, Ward Manager.
Bassetlaw Clinical Commissioning Group