Coronavirus/Covid-19 key information for patients and visitors

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Byland is a 30 bedded acute frailty ward caring for elderly patients with complex medical and social care needs.

Due to the impact of planning for Coronavirus, visiting times have changed. Click here for the latest news.

Along with the wards multidisciplinary team, we have access to a variety of specialist teams within Harrogate District Hospital who enable us to provide the highest quality of care to our patients. Patient experience, dignity, respect and safety are at the centre of our care.

We want to make you feel as comfortable as possible when you visit our wards, and all our staff aim to adhere to our values of Passionate, Respectful, and Responsible. Find out more information about our vision and values.

Key staff

Ward Manager: Caroline Beacroft-Hargreaves
Matron: Gemma Gregory
Sisters: Adele Dungey and Sheena Murthick
Change Nurse: Biju Varughese
Consultants: Dr Jane Paisley and Dr Ipshita Scarrott

Visiting Times
Unfortunately due to the Covid-19 pandemic visiting is currently restricted on all wards. Please visit here for the latest visiting arrangements:
Ward Manager
Caroline Beacroft-Hargreaves
Second floor, Strayside Wing, Harrogate District Hospital
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