Clinical Decisions Unit

Within the Emergency Department there is a dedicated area patients can access while waiting for further tests and investigations to be completed or for mobility/physio assessments. This area is called the Clinical Decisions Unit (CDU).

The Clinical Decisions Unit delivers a high standard of holistic care providing continuing assessment and diagnosis followed by referral or treatments to all patients attending with who are stable but require an increased time of assessment.

The dedicated clinical decisions team is made up of a multi professionals including nurses, doctors health care support workers and assessment staff.