|Surgical Referrals Unit
Level B, Basildon University Hospital,
Who the ward is for
Patients who need surgical treatment.
About the ward
The Surgical Referrals Unit (SRU) provides assessment for adults, referred by their GP or from A&E, who need surgical treatment, including:
Following tests, which may include blood tests and x-rays, patients may be able to go home, or admitted into hospital.
If admitted into hospital, patients will then either stay on SRU if the problem is likely to be resolved in a few days, or they may be transferred to another ward.
Number of beds
ContactSenior Sister: Georgina Fox
Open from 2.30pm - 5.30pm with a quiet time between 5pm - 6.30pm. The quiet time does not mean relatives and friends cannot visit, just that consideration needs to be given to activity and clinical interventions during this time.
Information for visitors
No visitors aged under 12 years please.
Surgical Referrals Unit (SRU)
Last Updated on Monday, 03 March 2014 09:29