Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine

Person in charge: Fabbri Andrea

About us

Emergency Medicine Unit provides patients with medical, nursing and assistance services for short-term intensive observation period (assistance from 6 to 24 hours in Casualty followed either by discharge or hospitalization). The Emergency Medicine Unit also provides hospitalization. Services are provided to acute patients in unstable condition who do not need immediate intensive care, patients with pathologies which may need surgery, patients with clinical problems which may be solved in the short-term. The assistance also provides medical stabilization and plans diagnostic/therapeutic research in order to define and treat the clinical picture.

Ward’s features

Emergency Medicine Unit is located on the first floor in the Pavilion Morgagni; the ward has 8 rooms ensuite with 2 beds each and an area with 4 monitored beds where patients in unstable condition are supervised. Mobile Telemetry monitoring is also available. The Emergency Medicine Unit and the Casualty are connected with four lifts, two of them inside the ward, one for urgent movements between Casualty, Critical Care, operating rooms, Emergency Medicine, Cardiology, CCU Cardiology, Hemodynamic, and the other one external which connects all the floors of the building. Moreover, visitors use four external lifts, near the entrance of the Pavilion.

Useful information for hospitalization

 Patients are hospitalized in case of urgency, according to Casualty decision or from other internal or external wards. Recommendations: please do not leave valuable goods or money in the cabinets or in the night tables; mobile phones are not allowed in order to avoid interferences with electromedical equipment; due to short-term hospitalization, TVs and radios are not allowed; just in special cases, doctors will allow relatives to visit inpatients outside of visiting hours.
We do restrict visiting hours so that doctors and nurses can carry out treatment:
-Open access: 24/7
-visiting hours: every day: from 12.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.; 6.30 to 8.30 p.m. (one visitor at a time)


At the time of discharge patients will receive: -a clinical report with the main information about their hospitalization; -eligible patients can collect the drugs free of charge (with the medical prescription) at the hospital pharmacy located in the Pavilion Morgagni, ground floor (opening hours: from Mon to Fri from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sat from 9 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.)


Telephone numbers
-Fax: 0543 738625
-Information: 0543 735152
-Information: 0543 735151
-Information: 0543 735150
- Appointments – Consulting hours: 0543 735152

Via Carlo Forlanini, 34 – Pavilion Morgagni – 1st floor

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