Patients admitted with burns are cared for in different parts of the hospital depending on how severe their burn injury is and their age.
Regardless of age, severely injured and critically ill patients with burns are cared for in the Intensive Care Unit.
Severely injured but stable patients, regardless of age, are cared for in the National Burns Centre.
Well children are cared for in Kidz First whilst well adults will be admitted to the National Burns Centre when possible.
Patients are under the care of a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon. They are in charge of a multi-disciplinary team.