Emergency Care at Centerpoint Medical Center

If you are having a medical emergency, please call 911.

In an emergency, every second matters. That's why Centerpoint Medical Center offers emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week for people of all ages. We have board–certified physicians in Emergency Medicine and critical care nurses and support staff who are available around the clock. We offer:

  • A Level II Trauma Center
  • Technologically advanced monitoring systems, an electronic medication system and on-staff cardiologists who have the capability to monitor EKG results from a remote location.
  • A Chest Pain Center accredited by the National Society of Chest Pain Centers.
  • A Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center and Certified Advanced Heart Failure Center
  • A specially designed and equipped seniors-only Emergency Center staffed with medical personnel who have undergone additional training to recognize, diagnosis and treat conditions unique to geriatric patients.
  • A Computerized Physician Order Entry System that eliminates handwriting errors.
  • ER wait times publicly available via text or online.

Conditions that we treat in the Emergency Department include:

Whether you are experiencing a minor emergency or a life-threatening situation, we can provide the emergency care you need. We are located at 39th Street and Jackson Drive, close to Independence Center.

Achievements

    • 2012 General Thoracic Surgery 3-Star Quality Rating
          • 2013 ACTION Registry®–GWTG™ Platinum Performance Achievement
              • 2013 Get With The Guidelines® Heart Failure - Gold Plus
                      • 2013 Get With The Guidelines® Stroke - Gold Plus Honor Roll
                          • 2013 Mission: Lifeline® - Bronze
                                        • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™ 2012

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