A launch event to mark the first two phases of the expansion and refurbishment of the Critical Care Unit at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust took place on Wednesday 27 November.
The new unit will comprise of 34 beds and will feature increased natural light and enhanced patient facilities, with a focus on rehabilitation. Facilities for visitors will include a kitchen, lockers and a room for freshening up. Staff facilities are also being upgraded, with a brand-new clinical skills room and a quiet space to encourage mindfulness in the workplace.
"IHP are delighted to be working in partnership with Lancashire Teaching Hospitals on this vitally important scheme. This new purpose-built, 34-bed Critical Care Unit will provide high quality facilities that will serve patients, relatives and members of staff. All efforts over the coming months are centred around project delivery, collaboration and consistently striving for excellence."
Date: 04 December 2019