Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust’s Emergency Department (ED) also known as Accident and Emergency (A&E) sees approximately 300 patients a day at Darent Valley Hospital. The Department is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for anyone who needs urgent and emergency hospital care because of an illness or accident.

Social Distancing

If you need to come to the A&E (ED) Department please come alone if possible. Seating and space safety restrictions mean that the majority of seats are out of use to maintain the 2 metre distance at all times.