NHS Standard mock hospital ward

The six-bed hospital ward is complete with teaching facilities, a nurses' station, patient bathroom, patient mobility equipment and simulated-learning patients to provide a lifelike taste of working in a modern hospital.

NHS-standard six-bed hospital ward

Each bay on the ward has a hospital bed with moving table, personal belongings cupboard and visitors chair. The hospital ward also features:

  • Two drugs trolleys
  • Video cameras in each bay with DVD recording and playback facilities for both post training analysis and employer training evidencing
  • Manual handling equipment including hoists, slings, patient riser and sliding boards, and dead weight mannequins
  • Clinical and hand hygiene equipment
The clinical skills suite in Chesterfield
Nursing students learning in a mock NHS ward

Equipment and consumables can be provided for your practical training sessions, including, but not limited to:

  • Injection
  • Catheterisation
  • Cannulation
  • Examination
  • Patient assessment mannequins and trainers

For more information or to book the facilities please email uodreception@derby.ac.uk or call +44 (0)1332 592326.

Nine-bay open-plan treatment rooms

We also have two open-plan treatment rooms separated by a dividing wall which enables the rooms to be booked separately or as one large suite. 

Each room has nine curtained treatment bays with ceiling lights and standing lamps available. There are six massage couches, eight electric adjustable examination couches and four patient trolleys, including two emergency trolleys.

Also available for use in the treatment rooms is an ultrasound couch, a functional GE portable ultrasound unit and two ECG machines.

If you would like further information or you would like to request a booking for this facility, please email uodreception@derby.ac.uk or call us on +44 (0)1332 592326.