The Day Surgery Unit comprises 4 general anaesthetic operating theatres and 2 minor operating theatres, 2 ward areas with 33 beds, 1 main reception, outpatient clinic and Central booking services.
The Day Surgery Unit has a throughput of approx. 9,500 day surgery cases per year together with an additional 1,500 cases being treated in the minor operating theatres. Day surgical services are used by surgical and medical patients across 11 specialities.
Included in this service is a 'Call Centre' service run by the clerical team within the Day Surgery Unit. All appointments for patients attending the Day Surgery Unit are booked via this centre.