The Medical Ambulatory Day Unit, or MADU unit, is for patients who need treatment for a variety of conditions in hospital, without needing to stay overnight. It has 6 chairs and 2 beds for treatment.
Patients can be referred to MADU from their GP, the private consulting rooms at Western Health, or after going home from a stay in hospital.
You will get a letter when an appointment in MADU is made for you. When you receive your appointment letter please ring and confirm your appointment. Our phone number is 8395 9162.
MADU is located on floor 1E at Sunshine Hospital.
We are open Monday to Friday, from 8.30am until 5pm. We are closed on public holidays.
Patients are referred to MADU for treatment of a variety of conditions. These may include, but are not limited to:
Immunoglobulin infusions to treat autoimmune diseases
MADU staff and patients are supported by the various medical teams which the patients are admitted under, for the duration of their MADU admission.
MADU is staffed by 2 Registered Division One nurses, who provide expert clinical care, while also making sure your appointments and ongoing needs are attended.
Medical Ambulatory Day UnitSunshine Hospital 1EPhone: 8395 9162Fax: 8395 9199
Operations ManagerJan Allen Phone (via switchboard): 8345 6666Email: [email protected]
Administration AssistantPhone: 8395 9120
Nurse Unit ManagerPaula LethleanPhone: 8345 7236Email: [email protected]