Emergency Department

The Emergency Department An emergency is a critical or life-threatening situation, and Emergency Departments or the 999 ambulance service should only be used in these situations.

Serious life-threatening injuries and illnesses include things like:

  • loss of consciousness
  • heavy bleeding
  • severe chest pain or
  • breathing difficulty
  • serious burns
  • strokes and persistent fits.

Your local Emergency Department is located at Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD.