Who is the service for?
The service is provided for children and young people 0-16 years. Referrals are received from Accident and Emergency, GPs, Community staff and Tertiary Centres for shared care.
Referrals can be acute referrals for short stay assessment and observation or inpatient treatment. Planned referrals for day case procedures/investigation or outpatient consultation.
The Children’s service also provides assessments for children referred by Social Services for child protection (Section 47) medicals. This service is provided by Consultant Paediatricians Monday to Friday 0900-1700 hours and in the acute ward environment out of hours.
What does the service provide?
Assessment, care and treatment of children and young people with medical problems or illness.
Who will patients meet?
- Nursing staff
- Senior and Junior Medical staff
- Support Workers
- Ward clerks
- Community Nursing team
- Domestic Staff
When is the service available?
Inpatient services - 24/7.
Observe and assessment services - from 0900-0000 hours, 7 days per week.
Outpatient services - Monday to Friday, 0900-1700 hours.
Where is the service provided?
North Manchester General Hospital:
Inpatient, observation and assessment and outpatient services – K Block, Entrance C, Ground Floor.
Royal Oldham Hospital:
Inpatient and observation and assessment services, Lower Ground Floor, Main Hospital Building
Outpatient services, MLU building, main Drive
Outpatient services, Level D, 2nd Floor.
Fairfield General Hospital:
Outpatient Services, Outpatient Department, FGH.
Department contact details
Details regarding any instructions will be provided prior to scheduled appointments.
Children’s Directorate Management Team
Dr B Bose Haider - Consultant Paediatrician /Clinical Director
Kath Leighton - Directorate Manager
Yvonne Tunstall - Divisional Nurse Manager
Dr Anton Tan - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Suparna Dasgupta - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Prakash Kamath - Consultant Paediatrician / Site Lead
Dr Mudiyer Gopi - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Nagesh Panasa - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Paddy McMaster - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Sunil Bagewadi - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr T Magadevan - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Nadeem Jilani - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Nandhini Prakash - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Egware Odeka - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Beena Padmakumar - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Pervaiz Mir - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Rob Rifkin - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Yemi Oluwole - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Abdul Rehman - Consultant Paediatrician
Dr Anindya Mukherjee - Consultant Paediatrician