Case Studies

Colchester Hospital University NHS Trust

Colchester General Hospital opened in 1984 which hosts 562 inpatient beds, 54 maternity beds and 12 critical care beds.
The Trust provides healthcare services to around 370,000 people from Colchester and the surrounding area of north east Essex. In addition, we provide radiotherapy and oncology services to a wider population of about 670,000 people across north and mid-Essex.

Project Overview:
Colchester General Hospital recently refurbished the Acute Cardiac Unit, this is a ward that cares for patients with heart conditions and Peldon & Tiptree wards which are assigned to Care for the elderly. 

Care of the elderly wards work in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illness in older people with the aim being to restore the patient to a level of optimal ability and return them to an independent life at home.

Solution:
We supplied our new energy saving generation Carelite G2 which incorporates LED, night watch light, dimming and steritouch which were mounted above patients bed to assist with the clients well being during their stay. 

Client:  Colchester Hospital University
Contractor: Colne Valley Building Services
Consultants:  Dudley Smith Partnerships
Photography:  Jeff Oliver Photography