Expert Care. Close to Home.
In an emergency, your greatest chance for a short and complete recovery
is getting to the nearest ER. At the Providence Medical Center Emergency
Services department, our highly skilled doctors and nurses stand ready
to care for you and your family 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
Here's an overview of what you'll find in our Emergency Services
Board Certified Physicians and Professional Medical Staff
The department is staffed 24 hours a day by physicians and nurses trained
to care for a wide range of health concerns, including cardiac, orthopedic
and pediatrics. Our doctors are all board-certified, and each of our ER
nurses has received the following training: Advanced Cardiac Life Support,
Trauma Nurse & Core Course, Pediatric Advance Life Support or Emergency
Nursing Pediatric Course.
Meet Our Skilled medical professionals
Fully-equipped medical facility
Our fully equipped examination areas provide the very latest in emergency
medical equipment. As part of our commitment to continually improve our
facility, the department will be adding enhanced monitoring devices in
the near future.
Providence is a Level IV Trauma Center as well as a
Certified Primary Stroke Center.
The department is conveniently located on the first floor of the hospital,
close to the laboratory, radiology and surgical services areas.
Private and confidential
To ensure your privacy, case discussion, consultations, examinations and
treatment are all confidential and are conducted privately.
Supportive of family
We believe that a patient's loved ones are an important part of the
recovery process. Where possible, they will be able to stay with patients
during treatment to provide comfort.
To get to the hospital:
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For more information on the
Providence Emergency Services department, please call 913-596-4180.
Common Emergencies We Treat
- Broken bones
- Heart attacks
- Breathing problems
Be Ready to Answer These Questions
You can't prepare for emergencies, but you can prepare for what to
expect in the emergency room. Here's what our nurses might ask on arrival:
- What medications are you taking?
- Are you allergic to anything?
- Could you be pregnant?
- When was your last tetanus shot?