A photograph from the book features the Infirmary's "Nightingale Ward
" in 1901.
It was the strangest night's sleep I've ever had in the Medical Admissions Unit with 20 or so others - an old-fashioned Florence Nightingale ward
This plan retained the multiple patient ward approach, which was sometimes called the Nightingale Ward
. The pavilion plan was used on two notable facilities--St Thomas Hospital in London and later on Johns Hopkins in Baltimore with 24 beds per ward.
Sydney Hospital is the oldest hospital in Australia, and Ward 17 was a traditional "Nightingale ward
", shaped like a wide corridor, with painted iron beds lined up along the walls, facing inwards.
Expert advisers Barbara Leech and Jean Wood, inside the old infirmary' Beautiful arches in the interior of the old Royal' Old Nightingale Ward
at the Royal Infirmary' Sarah Smart (nurse Ada Russell) and Connor Quilty (Teddy), 12, in Casualty 1906' The old chapel is turned into a waiting room for the drama' The former nurses home, which was nicknamed Sing Sing
"There is a situation where outpatients are being seen in what was an old Nightingale ward
, where there used to be rows and rows of beds, so there are issues about space.
The 30-bed ward at Llandough is known as a Nightingale ward
because of its old fashioned layout of a line-up of beds either side of a central area.
The Ideal Home Show Garden 2018 was inspired by the original hospital and features the Nightingale Ward
and landscaped gardens of Erskine House.
I personally would rename that ward The Florence Nightingale Ward
as every nurse working within that team is a Florence Nightingale and all of them, male and female, went far beyond what we would call a normal day or doing an average job.
It was made up of one long corridor from which radiated nine Nightingale Ward
Keeping the number of beds constant, a Nightingale ward
would demand a considerably smaller footprint compared to units with single-patient rooms.
Ward 17 was the old style Nightingale Ward
with beds stretching along both sides of the long ward.