Easton Ward

Emergency Surgical Assessment Unit

Visiting times are flexible on the day of admission.

Thereafter, visiting times are from 2 4pm and 6 8pm Monday-Friday.

Anyone wanting to visit outside normal visiting is welcome to arrange to do so with the nurse-in-charge.


To contact this ward

Tel: 01603 286424


Emergency Assessment Unit – Surgical (EAUS)

EAUS accepts referrals for emergency surgical patients from GP’s, A&E, outpatient clinics and other hospitals, for several surgical specialties including General Surgery, Vascular, Urology, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Plastics, Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Oromaxillo-facial and Opthamology.

Patients may be moved to another ward after assessment or surgery.

Special instructions

Visitors are reminded to wash their hands, to please not sit on the beds, and to keep visiting down to two people per patient at any one time.

How to Find Us

The ward is located on Level 3 in the Centre Block.
Please use the Inpatients West and Centre or Inpatients East and Centre entrance/s and follow the signs to Easton Ward.
If you are coming by car and need to park, the closest car park/s are K, L, M, N, O.

If the car park is full, further spaces may be available in the new 310-space public car park opposite A&E. Please note this car park is operated independently to the hospital car parks. For further information click here.

For a map showing the location of the car parks at the NNUH, please click here