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Emergency Department
Photo of consultant David Hartin outside the Ipswich Hospital Emergency Department

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Ipswich Hospital is revolutionising the way emergency care is delivered to the people of Ipswich, East Suffolk and North-East Essex. It’s our mission to become the premier general hospital emergency service in the region.

Our Emergency Department opened in 2008 and has all the state-of-the-art acute facilities expected in a department designed for the 21st century, including easy access to first class diagnostics.

We have specialist areas for majors and ambulance conveyances, resuscitation, ambulatory care and paediatric care.

A comment from Chief Executive Nick HulmeWe provide:

  • resuscitation;
  • major trauma management;
  • acute medical and surgical assessment;
  • minor illness and injury management;
  • emergency ultrasound;
  • paediatric illness and injury assessment;
  • consultant outpatient review clinic;
  • physiotherapy clinic; and
  • sports and exercise medicine with a close relationship with Ipswich Town FC.