Lower West Ward provides an excellent service to the inpatient population of Western Health. The unit is proud to have a dedicated group of people working cohesively to provide a service that not only recognises the cultural diversity of the community but can also address their needs as an individual. Lower West Ward provides immense learning opportunities to everyone within our departments giving staff the opportunity to develop both personally and professionally.
Lower West Ward aspires to uphold the values of Western Health:
Compassion: we care about the people we look after, about the work that we do and we care about each other
Accountability: staff understands the responsibility when caring for people
Respect: recognition of the need to be courteous, friendly and respectful to everyone at all times
Excellence: the unit strives for excellence in all aspects of work
Safety: to ensure that Lower West Ward is a safe place for staff and patients
All patients attending Lower West Ward are admitted through Emergency or are patients needing to stay in hospital to recovery from surgery.
Nurse Unit ManagerSoo KompPhone: 9393 0100