Elmton ward is an orthopaedic elective and trauma ward. It has both male and female adult patients. There are 32 beds on Elmton Ward including bays, single rooms.
Elmton ward is part of the surgical division at Chesterfield Royal Hospital (CRH). The ward has mainly orthopaedic trauma patients e.g. patients admitted to the ward with fractures from A/E and also patients having elective surgery for example hip and knee replacements.
The learning Environment Manager (LEM) is Chloe Robinson
The Ward Sisters are Rheanna Mcphail and Claire Marsh .
The Ward Matron is Rachael Floyde.
All are available for queries or to support students if required.
Support is also available from Emma Taylor (Practice learning facilitator )in the Centre for Practice Learning team, based in the education centre at CRH. All can be contacted face-to-face or using the contact details below.
Chloe Robinson 01246 516375 or
PIP – Proximal interphangeal joint
The following graphic represents the nursing procedures that will be encountered in this placement area, according to the Annexe B section of the Future Nurse: Standards of proficiency for registered nurses (2018).
Green: Encountered frequently/daily
Amber: Encountered occasionally/rarely
Red: Never encountered