Our Services


Ward 4 is a 28 bedded ward providing treatment for both male and females with acute medical conditions, specialising in respiratory illnesses. We provide care to any adult requiring acute medical treatment, specialising in respiratory. 

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Our departmental objectives

The staff on Ward 4 aim to provide a high quality service in a safe environment where the needs of each patient are cared for in a professional and holistic manner by using all available specialist knowledge and skills. The wellbeing of all our patients relies on appropriate and timely assessment, investigation, treatment and care. The aim is to promote optimum health through communication, teaching and provision of adequate information.

Our services

We provide specialist respiratory care.

We treat the following conditions.

    • COPD
    • Type 2 respiratory failure and a Non Invasive Ventilation service
    • Asthma
    • Lung cancer
    • Pulmonary Embolus
    • Pleural effusion
    • Pneumothorax
    • Pneumonia

Our team

Name Title Number Email
Dr Babores Consultant  01625 663211 marta.babores@nhs.net
Dr Iyer Consultant 01625 661350  sriram.iyer2@nhs.net 
Penny Cotterill Matron 01625 661882 penny.cotterill@nhs.net
Diane Wainwright Senior Sister 


Natalie Barnett Senior Sister


Catherine Daulton Ward Sister 01625 661004/661093/661876 catherine.daulton@nhs.net

In addition to Catherine is a full team of nursing and support staff to assist with care.

How do I refer/access the service

Most patients will be admitted to Ward 4 from the Emergency department and the Medical Assessment Unit. All patients will be seen by the admitting consultant within 24hrs.

Opening times

2.00 - 4.00pm and  7.00 - 8.00pm

Who will I see?

  • Ward Clerks
  • Housekeeper
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Social Worker
  • Respiratory Nurse Specialists
  • Lung Cancer Nurse specialists
  • Medical Nurse Practitioners
  • Tissue Viability nurse Specialist s
  • Dieticians
  • Discharge Co-ordinators
  • Phlebotomist
  • Bed Managers
  • Speech and Language Therapists

How to find us

We are located on the first floor of Macclesfield District General Hospital.

More information

Ward telephone number- 01625 661004/661093/661876





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