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West Wing Hospital - Regional Stroke Unit


Third Floor, West Wing Hospital, Glossop Terrace, Cardiff CF24 0SZ


Toni Perry – Ward Manager (3 days per week)

Holly Major and Frances Wilcox – Deputy Ward Managers

Telephone: 029 20 335586

University Contact: 

Clinical Teacher Contact:

Bethan Bridges


Rehabilitation following stroke


RSU does not care for patients require acute stroke management. Patients requiring stroke rehabilitation are required to be medically stable, however, they can still present with a range of additional medical problems. 

Key Learning Opportunities: 

Regular opportunities include:

Participation in delivering fundamental and rehabilitative care according to individual need, e.g.

  • Assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of person-centred care - patient centred goal planning is a key component of care.
  • Development of caring, supportive relationships over time.
  • Effective and appropriate communication with patients and their carers.
  • Effective, appropriate communication and partnership with interdisciplinary team members and outside agencies.
  • Management of complex discharge.

Development of management skills according to course stage.

Preparation for Practice:

Person-centred care, prioritising, time management, assessment, management of admission and discharges, inter-disciplinary, service and agency liaison, health promotion, promotion of independence’.

Dress Code: 



  • 07.00-14.30
  • 13.00-  20.30
  • 20:15 -07.15

Last Updated:

Jan 2013