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Mt Druitt Hospital

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Address
75 Railway Street
Mt. Druitt NSW 2770
Telephone
(02) 9881 1555
Type of Unit
HDU

Unit Services

Mt Druitt Hospital High Dependency Unit admits general medical and surgical patients to the unit to have their heart rate, blood pressure and breathing monitored.

If a patient requires a higher level of Intensive Care management such as ventilation or dialysis (kidney machine), then transfer will be arranged to another intensive care unit that provides these specialised services.Other hospitals in the area include, Westmead, Blacktown and Auburn.

Unit Staff

Specialised and qualified senior doctors as well as those gaining experience in Intensive Care Medicine manage patients in the unit. A team of highly specialised and qualified senior nurses as well as those gaining experience and qualifications in Intensive Care Nursing / High Dependency Nursing manage patients in the unit.

A senior Registered Nurse is in charge of each shift (Team Leader)Other health professionals from the disciplines of social work, dietetics, pharmacy and physiotherapy may be involved in the care of patients in the ICU/HDU/CCU.

Other Hospital Services

A Gift Shop and Coffee Shop are located within the hospital. Mt Druitt shopping centre is located in close proximity to the railway station

How to get to Mt Druitt Hospital:

State Rail - western line to Mt Druitt Station
5 mins by car from Mt Druitt Station

A map of the hospitals's location is below. A more detailed map can be found at the Whereis Online WebSite.

Mt Druitt

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 May 2012 17:34