Accident and Emergency department provides care for patients who may have an urgent need for medical, surgical or other care, twenty-four (24) hours per day, seven (7) days per week.

We are responsible for the initial stabilization and treatment for common conditions in the following areas:

  • Pediatric
  • Respiratory
    • Dedicated asthmatic treatment area
  • Cardiovascular
  • Neurological
  • Renal/ Urological
  • Immunological
  • Hematological
  • Oncological
  • Psychiatric
  • Orthopaedic
  • ENT
  • Ophthalmological
  • Obstetric (pregnancy-related) complications
  • Gynecological
  • Trauma and non-trauma surgical conditions
  • Geriatric associated complaints

The Accident and Emergency department may also provide services for:

  • Patients returning for further care/ assessment (reviews).
  • Patients waiting to be admitted to a ward.
  • The initial management of critical care and ventilated patients
  • Patients abandoned in the ED requiring assisted living services
  • First medical response team to mass casualties and disasters