Emergency Services


Emergencies happen when you least expect them. When they do, you need Dominican Hospital’s emergency room, ready to help 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Fast And Efficient Emergency Care

Spend less time in the waiting room. By using our convenient InQuicker Online Waiting Service™, you may select your estimated hospital arrival time. However, if this is an emergency that can’t wait, call 911 immediately.

This service is not for use in emergencies.

You should call 911 or have someone take you straight to the emergency room if you have any of the following symptoms:

  •     Chest pain
  •     Seizure
  •     Trouble breathing
  •     Bad stomach pain
  •     Blurred vision
  •     Bad headache 
  •     Dizziness
  •     Weakness
  •     Stiffness in your neck
  •     Numbness
  •     A bite/sting
  •     If you are pregnant

If you are helping a child

Please call 911 or go straight to the emergency room if the child has any of the symptoms listed above or any of the following symptoms:

  • High or ongoing fever
  • Child is very drowsy you cannot wake the child
  • Child is not acting like himself/herself
  • Child is under the care of a doctor for a serious condition
  • If you believe the child needs to be seen by a doctor right away


You should call 911 or go straight to the emergency room if you feel that you might hurt yourself or someone else.

All patients will receive a medical screening exam at the emergency room regardless of ability to pay.

(This does not apply at urgent care centers.)