In case of a medical emergency, dial 911 immediately.
Providing advanced emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week, our Emergency Department is staffed and equipped to handle life-threatening injuries and illnesses in adults and children. Our Board Certified emergency medicine specialists serve as attending physicians around the clock. In addition, the Emergency Department care teams have access to a large range of specialty on-call physicians dedicated to maintaining your health.
We offer some of the most advanced technologic and therapeutic modalities available in emergency medicine, including:
- Patient tracking and order entry system
- Radiology suite connected to our resuscitation rooms
- Digital radiology system
Most Comprehensive Trauma Program in the Region
St. Vincent Trauma Services is the only Trauma Center in the region verified for both adults and children. We are proud to be a leader in the efforts to prevent trauma and injury and enhance the quality of life and health in our community. We work to help ensure that each trauma patient receives consistently high quality, coordinated care from the pre-hospital phase through hospitalization, rehabilitation and recovery.
Our team is constantly working to find new and better ways to make sure that you receive the best, most efficient emergency care possible. Our nurses are specially trained and certified in many areas:
- Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum
- Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support
- Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support
- Basic Cardiac Life Support
- Trauma Nurse Specialist
We also have sexual assault nurse examiners (SANE) on call 24/7. These specialized nurses collect medical evidence from victims of sexual assault, provide emotional support, offer referrals to community resources and, if necessary, testify in court.