Meadowbank Ward is Bedford Hospital’s Neonatal Unit, situated in the Trust’s dedicated Women and Children’s Department in the Cygnet Wing. The Neonatal Unit employs specialist Neonatal Nurses and Family Care Assistants to care for premature and unwell new-born babies and their families.
The Meadow Bank (Neo-natal) Ward can be found on the second floor of the Cygnet Wing Women and Children’s Unit block and is serviced by Reception G.Bedford Hospital South Wing Map
In light of the current activity with COVID-19 (coronavirus) and in addition to national guidance around visiting restrictions, there are currently visiting restriction in place. Please click here to view current visiting restrictions.
At Bedfordshire Hospitals all COVID infection prevention control measures currently in place remain the same.
Everyone attending our sites is still be required to wear a facemask (unless medically exempt), adhere to social distancing and attend your appointments alone especially in our Emergency Departments and Outpatients (exclusions apply to our paediatric patients and those requiring carer support)
As of Monday 8 November, we have had to increase restrictions on visiting to our adult inpatient wards (excl maternity). Full information on this can be found here.
Changes were made to the times of visiting on our postnatal wards from Monday 29 November 2021. Please see full information here