Emergency Day Unit 

The  Emergency Day Unit is part of the Emergency Service at University College Hospital. The service offers same day care to patients with acute medical conditions. It is located on the ground floor of University College Hospital. Its role is to provide same day access to urgent assessment and treatment avoiding the need for admission to hospital, for ambulant patients and those needing inpatient style care. We aim to provide a high quality day service which assesses and manges adult medical conditions.

Conditions treated with a high likelihood of success in preventing admission include, but are not limited to:

  • Low risk chest pain
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Acute headache
  • Collapse
  • Lower GI haemorrhage
  • Anaemia
  • Mild CAP
  • Newly Diagnosed Type 1 DM
  • DVT

 

Dr Christian Hasford

Dr Christian Hasford
Consultant

Ms Anne Schlattl
Nurse Consultant

Dr Mike Brown
Consultant

Dr Christian Hasford Acute Medical Unit (AMU), Emergency Day Unit, Respiratory Medicine
Ms Anne Schlattl Acute Medical Unit (AMU), Emergency Day Unit
Dr Mike Brown Acute Medical Unit (AMU), Emergency Day Unit, Infectious and tropical diseases, TB (tuberculosis) service
Dr Nicoletta Gaston Acute Medical Unit (AMU), Emergency Day Unit

 Contact details

Ambulatory Day Unit
University College Hospital
Ground Floor
235 Euston Road
London
NW1 2BU

Patient enquiries
Telephone: 020 3447 6009 or 020 3447 6097

General enquiries
Telephone: 020 3447 6009 or 020 3447 6097

GP enquiries
Telephone: 07908250947 - phone will be answered by the EDU team and /or the consultant between 10:00 and 20:00. Phone held by Duty Medical Registrar out of hours.

Service manager - Sue Row
Email: Sue.Row@uclh.nhs.uk