Many nontraumatic situations or conditions may occur and need to be handled properly.
Examples of medical situations and conditions that warrant immediate medical attention.
In an emergency, it is easy to "forget" even the most well-known information.
Here are some tips from the American College of Emergency Physicians that all members of your household should know.
In the interest of protecting yourself, it's best to learn about emergency medicine before you find yourself in an ER.
Welcome to ER Extra
Extra fast, Extra easy, Extra great care.
We hope you never need emergency care, but should a sudden illness or injury strike, know that Physicians Regional Healthcare System has:
- 24-hour emergency room services
- Code Save a Heart program
- Two convenient locations
- ER imaging services
- Current wait time posted online; check via computer or mobile device
- Free ER Extra app for iPhones available at the Apple App Store
- Board-certified ER physicians around the clock
- Quick and easy check-in
Visiting the Emergency Room
We want you to understand the steps that you will go through in the ER as we strive to provide care that exceeds your expectations. We pledge to keep you informed of each step during the process.
- Physician evaluation and medical screening
- Discharge instructions
Expert emergency care, 24/7
Every day, 24 hours a day, Physicians Regional’s emergency room doctors, nurses and other health care staff are available to provide you and your loved ones with expert care. Our highly trained staff can provide care for everything from cuts and broken bones to life-threatening conditions such as heart attack or stroke. We provide efficient, prompt and compassionate care, and offer:
- Multi-functional treatment rooms for patients with varied conditions.
- A dynamic ER design focused on providing a better experience for patients and visitors.
- Highly qualified, dedicated health care professionals who are committed to the highest standards of care.
- A continued commitment to keep wait times to a minimum.
ER Extra offers a better experience for patients
When you come to the emergency room, you want immediate attention. Through our ER Extra program, we work hard to make sure every patient receives high-quality care in the most timely, comfortable and efficient manner. We believe our patients’ loved ones deserve the same attention to quality care, so we do our best to ensure they are well informed and as comfortable as possible. Physicians Regional is dedicated to improving the emergency room experience.