When you or a loved one has a medical emergency, nothing eases your mind like knowing quick and reliable care is nearby. The Emergency Department at Saint Francis Memorial Hospital is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, providing quality care when you need it most – and fast.
We understand that visiting the Emergency Department can be a stressful situation. Be assured that Saint Francis is committed to providing excellent, patient-centered service during your visit. Our highly skilled team of physicians, physician assistants and nurses are ready to treat your medical emergency, and we promise to do everything we can to make your visit to our Emergency Department a positive experience.
When should you come to the Emergency Room?
Sometimes it can be confusing to determine if you should come to the Emergency Room. At Saint Francis, we stress this rule: "If you believe it to be an emergency and don’t think you can wait to see your doctor, then come to the Emergency Room. You know your body best.”
Here’s a chart that can help you determine when, and when not, to visit the Emergency Room:
What the Saint Francis Emergency Department Offers
- Multilingual services
- On-site parking
- Access to several services, such as orthopedics, sports medicine and back pain management.
Planning for our Community's Future...
The new Emergency Department is more technologcally advanced and offers more patient privacy and confidentiality. The 10,000 square foot facility boasts many private rooms, flat-screen televisions at every bed side and electronic patient records. The ED's special treatment rooms are designated for patient observation, pediatrics, gynecology, infection isolation and decontamination. All of these improvements enable Saint Francis to better serve our patients and our community.
Saint Francis Emergency Department
1150 Bush Street
Please be advised we cannot give out medical advice over the phone. In case of an emergency, call 9-1-1.