Facilities

Our adult’s and children’s clinical research facilities (CRF) can accommodate inpatient and outpatient visits.

Each facility is staffed by qualified, registered nurses on a 24/7 basis, providing:

  • Full bedside monitoring equipment for the investigator
  • A full emergency resuscitation service provided by Central Manchester Hospitals
  • Two isolation rooms that can be programmed to be either +/- pressure isolation rooms
  • Full catering facilities to provide hot and cold meals throughout the participant’s stay

Adult’s clinical research - inpatient and outpatient facilities

Inpatient facilities

  • We have the capacity to accommodate overnight studies for up to 10 participants
  • Sky television
  • Wi-fi

Outpatient facilities

  • Eight outpatient rooms are available to investigators
  • One room is a highly-specified environmentally controlled outpatient room offering investigators the facility to control both the temperature (within 0.5 degrees) and humidity of the room. Photographic lighting and blackout blinds are also present
  • All rooms are equipped to a high standard and can be organised to suit investigator and study requirements

Children’s clinical research - inpatient and outpatient facilities

  • We have the capacity to accommodate overnight studies for up to 10 young people
  • Each bed has a pull down bed at the side for a parent to sleep in
  • There is a play area and a chill out room, with toys and games, plus access to TVs, DVD players and Playstation 3s. There is also a parent room for families and carers to enjoy