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'Noisy wards' could affect recovery

Noisy hospital wards could be affecting the recovery times of patients. Jenny Hill finds out how one hospital is ensuring patients get a good night's sleep.

Nurses are calling for wards to be made quieter at night.

Noise from ringing phones, alarms and doors opening and closing could affect patient recovery times.

But one hospital is taking some measures to ensure patients get a good night's sleep.

Jenny Hill reports from Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport.

  • 18 Jun
  • From the section Health