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ADTU Ambulatory Diagnostic & Treatment FAQ

A message from the Ambulatory Care Team

As clinicians, consider all the options for your existing patients when it comes to scheduling care.  Help Michigan Medicine to improve access and reduce unnecessary Emergency Department visits by refering existing patients experiencing conditions outlined by ADTU referral guidelines.

Ambulatory Diagnostic & Treatment Unit - FAQ

ADTU: EXCLUDED REFERRAL DIAGNOSES

Providers are encouraged to contact ADTUs on a case-by-case basis to determine if the ADTU is right for their patients. The following diagnoses are generally NOT appropriate for the ADTU.

• Controlled substances dependence, addiction, narcotic seeking behavior • TB evaluation • Unstable airway/unstable hemodynamics • Acute neurological deficits/status • Suspected cardiac event, tachyarrhythmia • CF patients with new respiratory symptoms • Home ventilator • Asymptomatic hypertensive urgency

ADTU Contacts

Emily Heys, NP-C, pager and clinic phone 734-998-1516

Eric Dockus, Taubman Center ADTU Manager, 734-936-5851

Julie Agbabian, Associate Chief Operating Officer, Ambulatory Care

·  Extension: 734-936-9793

·  Email: hoopes@med.umich.edu