Acute Medical Unit

What we do

The Acute Medical Unit service takes in acute admissions providing assessment to patients to determine whether they need to be admitted as an inpatient. If a patient needs to be admitted, they will then be moved to an appropriate ward.

Hours of Operation

The service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Service Location

Wards 5 and 6

Route 235

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust

Moat Road


West Midlands


Are self referrals accepted?

No. Patients are admitted to the unit via A&E or referred by their GP.

Service Lead

Nichola Plant, Matron 

01922 657887/657888

Visiting times 3pm - 5pm & 6pm - 7pm
Strictly no visiting during meal times 12pm - 1pm & 5pm - 6pm