Specialty Care

Emergency Care

Emergency care, when seconds count.

About Emergency Care

When a critical medical condition arises, you need care as soon as possible, as close as possible. Ascension ER care teams are here when you need us most, with 24-hour ER facilities near you for a wide range of medical conditions, illnesses and injuries that require emergency attention.

Ascension’s board-certified emergency care doctors and care teams are specialists trained in advanced life-saving services. We’ll work quickly to understand your situation, so that we can provide the right treatment plan for you. And from the moment you walk through the doors, you can expect compassionate care to help you and your loved ones through an emergency.

**If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or call 9-1-1.

If your need is not life-threatening, you can schedule your visit online for the nearest Ascension emergency room.


Reasons to seek emergency care at Ascension

Ascension ER care teams offer treatment for signs or symptoms of a major health emergency, including:

  • Shortness of breath.
  • Chest pain.
  • Open fractures.
  • Fainting.
  • Severe bleeding.
  • Head injury or other major trauma.
  • One-sided weakness or numbness.
  • Severe stomach pain.
  • Bites or stings.

And if you need follow-up care, we’ll connect you to the Ascension specialist who’s right for you. We deliver the care you need, close to home.

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