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ENT Ward

Where is ENT Ward?
ENT Ward is located at the First Floor of the Green Block.

What is ENT Ward?

ENT Ward is an 18 bedded mixed ward that deals with ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) conditions, where operations may be carried out as recommended by the ENT Specialists. Patients are admitted to this ward either as planned admission for surgery or through the Emergency Department.
Emergency ENT cases are seen at the Emergency Department or in the ward.
Most of the operated patients are followed up at the ENT Outpatients.

Who will look after me?
A team of nurses managed by Mr. R.Agius Nursing Officer who is assisted by Ms. S. Portelli Deputy N.O., will care for the patient whilst in the ward. The Consultant ENT Surgeons who may have patients in this ward include Mr.M.Said(Head of ENT Department), Mr.C.Borg, Mr.E.J.Farrugia and Mr.A.Grixti Soler.

Meal times
Patients have the opportunity of ordering their lunch and dinner from an established menu. A staff member will go around the patients in the morning so that the order is taken for the next day.

Breakfast: 7.30am to 8am
Lunch: 11.30am to 12.30pm
Dinner: 5.30pm to 6.30pm

Visiting times 
Monday to Sunday (including public holidays):
11:30 to 13:00 (2 visitors at any one time)
15:00 to 20:00 (2 visitors at any one time)

Special permits for visiting outside the established visiting hours may be given to relatives on the discretion of the Nursing Officer. Parents are allowed to stay with children under the age of 14years.

Contacting the ward
To speak to the nurses on the ward, one may call on 2545 5010 – nursing staff will not give detailed medical information over the phone to protect patients’ right to confidentiality.