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Nightingale Ward


Ward 55 provides care for patients who are either awaiting or recovering from ophthalmic surgery, or undergoing treatment for acute ophthalmic conditions. The ward consists of 25 beds, 5 of which are single isolation rooms. Monday to Friday 25 beds are open reducing down to 12 beds on a Saturday and Sunday.


The ward consists of the Ward Manager, Janneke Dillon, a Ward Sister, an experienced team of 17 ophthalmic nurses, a team of 7 Clinical Support Workers, and a team of clerical and domestic staff.


The wards visiting times are 9.00 to 20.30. To enable us to provide protected mealtimes to our inpatients there is restricted visiting between 12.20 and 12.40 and 17.00 and 17.30.


0161 276 5512.


We are located on the first floor of the Machester Royal Eye Hopsital (the yellow zone of the hospital site). The entrance is located on the Boulevard and lifts up onto the first floor are located at the back of the atrium near to clinic B.

Click here for directions to the Hospital