Ventilator unit

Our specially designed ventilator unit is the Jack Emerson Centre.

Nurse and patient with a brain injury on a ventilator unitThe Jack Emerson Centre offers care and treatment for people who need ventilator support in a specially designed environment.

Our multi-disciplinary team made up of a specialist consultant, nursing staff and a range of therapists, cares for people with complex needs on both a short-term or longer-stay basis.

The service is supported by a specialist consultant from the Lane Fox Unit, the largest complex home ventilation and weaning centre in England. An outreach specialist nurse is also available for all patients with tracheostomies.