Emergency Department

The Emergency Department (ED) operates 24/7 and is staffed by experienced medical, nursing and paramedical personnel, with all medical specialties on call.

It features a central infirmary, all the required facilities for admission, diagnosis and treatment of emergencies, as well as a separate accounting office for faster service.

It is one of the largest emergency departments in Greece, with 8 separate examination beds, a separate minor surgery room and a separate area used for observation of patients with severe conditions and injuries.

Telephone: (+30)210-6972100

Call Center: (+30)210-6972102

Email: er@dunant.gr

Director: Kechris  Ioannis

Activities

The department is responsible for the reception and screening of any emergency case presenting at the Henry Dunant Hospital Center. The department quickly and effectively treats:

  • traumatic or other acute, life-threatening health condition. Following stabilization in the ED, the patient will be directly transferred to the appropriate unit to receive definitive treatment (surgery, ICU, hemodynamics, etc.).
  • any internal medicine problem, surgical, or other health problem that requires immediate investigation and treatment in the ED; the patient is then admitted to the appropriate department of the hospital or discharged
  • short-term hospitalization in the ED until a decision of discharge or admission is made

Every patient with an acute, emergency problem coming to Henry Dunant Hospital Center is treated:

  • on a 24-hour basis
  • immediately,without delay
  • by all the basic medical specialties 
  • with the potential to undergo comprehensive diagnostic, laboratory and radiology examination (ECHO, CT, MRI, etc.)

Scientific staff

The department is staffed by highly experienced personnel, including:

  • Physicians of all specialties
  • Nurses 
  • Paramedical specialties

Equipment

The Henry Dunant Hospital Center’s ED has all the necessary facilities for the treatment of emergency cases.  

Medical Staff