We provide high quality healthcare services primarily to the residents of East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen, which have a combined population in the region of 530,000.
The emergency Surgery Unit (ESU) is the admission point for all urgent surgical patients. The unit cares for short stay surgical patients both pre and post operatively.
The unit cares for the following specialities:
The Emergency Surgical Unit can be found on Level 3 at Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital. ESU has dedicated ward managers passionate about delivering safe, personal and effective Care. For any general enquiries telephone 01254 735200
Melanie Balcombe - Ward Manager
Lisa Zubairy (Nee Carter) - Ward Manager