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4800 S. Croatan Highway
Nags Head, NC 27959

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Ambulatory Medical Unit (AMU)


Ambulatory Medical Unit (AMU)
4800 South Croatan Hwy.
Nags Head, NC 27959

Hours: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Appointment desk: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The AMU is located in the Medical Office Building behind The Outer Banks Hospital.

Ambulatory Medical Unit procedures

  • Blood/Blood Products Infusions
  • Chemotherapy
  • Diagnostic Phlebotomy
  • Observation Following Radiology Procedures
  • Outpatient Medication Administration (IM, IV, SQ, CVL)
  • PICC Line Placement and Care
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
  • Wound Care (Simple sterile dressings and evaluation of healing process)


Please bring your physician’s order, insurance information and 2 forms of personal identification (driver’s license, SS card, etc) to the hospital. All patients must first complete a hospital registration prior to treatment. Registration allows for gathering of your physician’s order, insurance information and proper patient identification to ensure your safety during your visit.

How do I make an appointment for Ambulatory Medical Unit (AMU) Procedures?

A patient or a physician can make an appointment for the Ambulatory Medical Unit by calling 252-449-5606, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The patient must be registered at the hospital, have a copy of the physician's order and provide insurance verification.

How do I get a copy of my medical records?

If you wish to obtain a copy of your medical records the day of your visit, please notify any one of your care providers and we will make arrangements for you to receive your records that day. To obtain a copy of your medical records any time after your visit, please call our Medical Records department at 252-449-4520.

Due to regulatory requirements, hospitals must keep a record of anyone, including yourself, receiving a copy of your medical records. In order to protect your privacy, you will be asked to complete a “Release of Medical Information” form prior to receiving your records.

Click Here to download the "Release of Medical Information" form