The Emergency Department (ED) at Princess Royal University Hospital treats patients with serious injuries or illnesses. It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
It is for emergencies only, such as:
Our ED leaflet (pdf) has more information about what to expect at the Emergency Department.
If you have a condition that is not life-threatening but needs urgent attention – such as cuts and bruises, a mild chest infection, a cough or cold, fever, sickness, vomiting or a simple fracture – go to the Urgent Care Centre at Princess Royal University Hospital (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) or Beckenham Beacon (8am to 8pm, 7 days a week).
You can also call NHS 111 if you need health information or reassurance about what to do next.
Ground floor, North Wing
Tel: 01689 863486
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you need an ambulance, call 999.