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In this section
- Eastbourne District General Hospital
- Wards at Eastbourne DGH
- Travelling to Eastbourne DGH
- Facilities for patients and visitors
- Consultants at Eastbourne DGH
- Visiting guidance
- We are smoke free
Acute Medical Unit
This unit provides a first line medical assessment, investigation and treatment for patients over the age of 16 years.
Coronary Care Unit (CCU)
The Coronary Care Unit is a 11 bedded unit, nursing elective and emergency admissions.
Critical Care Unit
The Critical Care Unit has eight beds – five Intensive Care beds and three High Dependancy beds
Cuckmere Ward is an acute medical ward specialising in gastroenterology and isolation of patients.
East Dean and Sovereign Stroke Unit
East Dean Unit has eight Acute and nine Hyper-acute Beds. Sovereign Unit has 22 Acute Beds. The unit undertakes 24/7 thrombolysis.
Eastbourne Midwifery Unit
Eastbourne Midwifery Unit (EMU) is run by a group of core staff midwives and Midwifery Support Workers (MSW’s).
Friston ward is a 28 bed emergency urology and ENT (ear, nose and throat) ward for male and female patients.
Hailsham ward is 41 bed elective surgical ward. The ward has both male and female patients.
Address and contact details
East Sussex, BN21 2UD