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HRH Countess of Wessex to visit Ipswich

HRH Countess of Wessex GCVO will officially open the new, state-of-the-art mental health inpatient facility in Ipswich on Thursday 20 October 2011.

The facility, called Woodlands, is of Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust and replaces the out-dated wards at St Clement’s Hospital.

The Countess will meet staff, invited guests and patients, on a guided tour of the modern facility.

The building, which is based on the Ipswich Hospital site cost £19.6 million and represents of over 10 years hard work.

The facility comprises four modern inpatient wards including a later life ward and dementia assessment unit, and a psychiatric intensive care unit.

The crisis resolution home treatment teams, psychiatric liaison service for older adults and a base for approved mental health practitioners (social workers) are also housed in the building.

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