The consultant led unit at Darent Valley Hospital offers faster access for patients to hospital services. The Acute Medical Unit (AMU) is specifically designed for patients suffering from medical conditions. Tests and investigations are started to determine the correct course of treatment and whether admission to hospital is necessary. The twenty nine bedded unit provides first class care and comfort where patients can benefit from the expertise provided by a team of doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and pharmacists.

The unit is specifically designed with bright, contemporary surroundings and experienced, confident, friendly staff to add to a very welcoming environment for patients.