The emergency room provides initial assessment and treatment for trauma victims. It is always open and as such serves as an outpatient department on weekends and after hours. The majority of patients treated in the emergency room are treated at out patient level. The room has capacity for 6 patients in the observation rooms. Patients with internal injuries, such as head, chest, abdominal injuries and fractures, or who require surgery for internal medicine conditions are admitted to the Surgical Wards.