Services at ACCORD

Inpatient Unit

Please note that at the present time the Inpatient Unit has been relocated to

Montrose Care Home, Heriot Avenue, Paisley, PA2 0DN

The Inpatient Unit of ACCORD Hospice has the facilities to accommodate eight (8) patients, with a mixture of single and shared rooms (single sex rooms). The unit is Consultant led. Our Consultants in Palliative Medicine are Dr David Gray, Dr John Walley and Dr Lindsay McNeil. They are supported by a Speciality Doctor in Palliative Medicine, Dr Eirean Bishop, and a Clinical Assistant, Dr Gordon Forrest. Further support is offered by a dedicated team of General Practitioners providing 1st on-call cover, for out of hours and weekends. Highly trained and compassionate nursing staff, led by Charge Nurse Alison Auld, work closely with the medical team and other healthcare professionals to assess and agree with the patient their plan of care.

Inpatient Female Patient
IPU Family Room
Inpatient Male Patient

How the Inpatient Unit can support you

If you require to be admitted to our Inpatient Unit, our aim is to provide you and your family with a homely setting, where you will receive high quality clinical and supportive palliative care. This care will be provided by our multidisciplinary team comprising of nurses, doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social worker, counsellors, complementary therapist and our hairdresser.

You may be admitted to our unit to receive support for the following:

  • Symptom control
  • Emotional / psychological support
  • Assessment and rehabilitation
  • End of Life Care

Consultants

Dr David Gray

Dr David Gray

Consultant

Dr John Walley

Dr John Walley

Consultant

Dr Lindsay McNeil

Dr Lindsay McNeil

Consultant

Doctors

Dr Eirean Bishop

Dr Eirean Bishop

Specialist Doctor

Dr Gordon Forrest

Dr Gordon Forrest

Clinical Assistant

Charge Nurse

Alison Auld

Alison Auld

Charge Nurse

Helpful information for you, family and friends

Download our Inpatient Leaflet for more information on the following:

  • Visiting Times
  • Patient Meal Times
  • Telephones
  • Smoking
  • Information Giving

How to get in Contact

  • Hospice Reception – 0141 581 2000