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C6 East


Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport. NP20 2UB


Ward Manager Lynda Raubenheimer

01633 234118/9

University Contact: 

Clinical Teacher Contact:

Ms Jean Dadge

Position:ABHB Practice Facilitator: Child Health
Telephone: +44 (0)1633 656360 or +44 (0)7789 958241



C6 East provides care for patients with acute and chronic respiratory conditions.  30 bedded ward consisting of 4 x 6 bedded bays and 6 single cubicles.


All ages of adult patients

Key Learning Opportunities: 

Students will be able to experience care of the acute respiratory patient which could include – patients with COPD, asthma, pneumothorax, pleural effusion, tuberculosis.

Chest tube management.

Health promotion – smoking cessation, inhaler technique.

Holistic care, discharge planning, falls management,  and if applicable ward management.

Preparation For Practice

An understanding of the anataomy and physiology of the respiratory sytem and common respiratory problems would be beneficial.


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