Acute Medicine

The Acute Medical Unit provides nursing care for patients with gastrointestinal disorders, respiratory problems (pneumonia, chronic bronchitis) and cardiovascular disease (stroke, chest pain and heart failure). Our health care team is dedicated to promoting the maximum possible independence and healthiest lifestyle for all patients in the unit throughout their hospital stay.

We fully support and encourage patient participation and involvement in decision making at all stages. Our committed team of Registered Nurses, Registered Practical Nurses and Ward Clerks also work closely with other health professionals and the Community Care Access Centre to provide the best possible ongoing care for our patients.


Offices - Monday to Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Acute Medicine is located on the 4th and 5th Floors of the hospital.




Phone: 519-631-2030 Ext. 2747 (AMU4) or Ext. 2355 (AMU5)
Fax: AMU 4 - 519-637-3230 or AMU5 - 519-637-3231