When an emergency happens, you need to know you have a place to go where you can get fast medical help. Our Emergency Departments are here to help, 24/7, offering care to treat you quickly and efficiently. We offer a complete range of care, and our doctors and nurses are trained and equipped to triage all types of emergencies.
Online ER Waiting Service
For non-life-threatening emergencies, we also offer InQuicker, a convenient online waiting service. It allows you to select your estimated arrival time and wait at home until then. When you’re time arrives, just check-in with the admitting nurse and you should be able to see a doctor in around 20 minutes.
If you’re experiencing an emergency call 9-1-1 immediately.
Emergency Medical Services
A health emergency can strike at any moment. From broken bones to heart attacks, and everything in between, should you find yourself in need of emergency care, St. Joseph’s is standing by.
The Emergency Department at St. Joseph's Medical Center operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and is dedicated to providing emergency care to our community.
We are equipped to handle all types of emergencies, from minor medical problems to trauma. Our renowned cardiac excellence extends to our Emergency Department, where fast response times for treating heart attacks is top priority. As a designated heart attack patient receiving center, and a Certified Primary Stroke Center, we take pride in providing our patients with the care they need in those critical, life-saving minutes.
To help make your visit to our emergency room as quick and efficient as possible, we offer the following services:
- Medical examination at triage to quickly care for minor medical issues like cuts, sprains, and earaches
- 24 hour emergency access to all of our hospital specialties, including lab, CT scans and X-rays
- InQuicker online emergency department waiting service for patients with non-life threatening medical needs
St. Joseph's emergency room is staffed with compassionate doctors, nurses and other staff members with advanced training and certification in emergency medicine.
To meet the growing needs of our community, St. Joseph's Emergency Department is expanding. We're changing our space and transforming your experience. Phase One of our Emergency Room expansion is complete, and work will soon begin on Phase Two.