Emergency and Urgent Care
As a state-designated Level III trauma center, Meritus Medical Center offers around-the-clock access to trauma surgeons, neurosurgeons, thoracic surgeons and orthopedic surgeons, as well as a specialized trauma team and consulting physicians.
Each year more than 78,000 patients arrive at Meritus Medical Center's emergency department with life-threatening conditions like heart attacks, strokes, severe burns, penetrating injuries and acute allergic reactions. Staffed with board certified emergency medicine physicians, nurses, physician assistants, laboratory technicians, x-ray technicians and respiratory therapists, our emergency department team offers expert care, with an emphasis on maintaining patient comfort, dignity and confidentiality.
Designated areas for patients with serious medical conditions, heart attack symptoms, behavioral health concerns and minor injuries improve the efficiency of care. The emergency department also maintains an in-department CT scanner, x-ray and phlebotomists for expedited care.
When you are everyday-sick or have a minor injury, Meritus Health's Urgent Care can get you back on your feet. The caring medical professionals at Meritus Health's Urgent Care locations treat conditions ranging from earaches, nosebleeds and rashes to sprains and strains, mild-to-moderate asthma, as well as many other conditions.