Emergency Services at SoutheastHEALTH

Emergency care at SoutheastHEALTH is available 24-hours a day/365 days a year. You have access to highly trained physicians, nurses, and staff providing specialized care when seconds count.

Ready, when and where you need us, offering:

  • Joint Commissions Comprehensive Cardiac Center
  • Certified Primary Stroke Center, earning the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers
  • SoutheastHEALTH’s complete system of care, expert physicians and advanced technologies, from assessment and diagnosis through treatment and recovery
  • Integration with area Emergency Medical Transport Services for pre-hospital notification of time-critical conditions

Is it an Emergency?

Medical Emergencies

If you or a loved one experience a medical emergency, call 911 or your local emergency responders immediately!
For non-critical emergencies when a patient is mobile, proceed to the nearest SoutheastHEALTH emergency facility.

For non-life threatening illnesses or minor injuries, contact your primary care physician during normal medical office hours OR visit:

What to Expect When you Arrive?

Registration-You will provide patient identification and health information to begin a chart.

Triage-A nurse will assess your condition and determine urgency status.

Waiting Room-You will remain in the waiting area until treatment room is prepared.

Treatment Area-Emergency team of physicians, nurses, and support staff will assess patient, perform lab work, x-rays, scans, and treat accordingly. You will be admitted to hospital if necessary, or released after treatment. Follow-up with primary care or a specialty clinic may be recommended.