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Ascension Sacred Heart Emergency Care - Gulf

Ascension Sacred Heart Emergency Care - Gulf

  • Emergency Care


Open 24 hours


Emergency care close to home

Ascension Sacred Heart Gulf - Emergency in Port St. Joe, FL, delivers 24/7 emergency care for severe illness and injury.

At Ascension Sacred Heart Emergency Care - Gulf in Port St. Joe, Florida, our board-certified emergency care doctors deliver specialized care 24/7. Experienced ER care teams listen to quickly understand your needs to deliver personalized care for you and your family. You are connected to the right follow-up care across Ascension Sacred Heart sites of care by our specialists before you leave the ER—including leading cancer care, heart care and women's health.

Seconds count in stroke, heart and burn recovery, seek emergency care immediately. Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. Our emergency rooms at Ascension Sacred Heart deliver care 24/7. 

Emergency care services include:

  • 24/7 emergency care
  • Admission (when needed) to Ascension hospitals
  • Board-certified emergency care doctors and ER nurses
  • On-site full-service digital imaging (X-ray, CT scan and ultrasound)
  • On-site lab
  • Private treatment rooms

If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or dial 911. Signs or symptoms of an acute emergency may include shortness of breath, chest pain, open fracture, fainting, severe bleeding, head injury or other major trauma, one-sided weakness or numbness, loss of consciousness or fainting, severe abdominal pain, or bites or stings.

Care right away - 24/7 emergency care

Doctors, nurses and care teams in our ER at Ascension Sacred Heart Gulf deliver advanced care for life-threatening symptoms and conditions. Call 911 or go directly to an emergency room if you or a family member are experiencing:

  • Abdominal pain (moderate to severe)
  • Back pain (severe)
  • Chest pain
  • Coughing up or vomiting blood
  • Trauma
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Severe skin infections or complicated abscesses
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sudden neurologic changes like weakness, difficulty speaking, numbness, difficulty walking, or loss of consciousness

Connected to 24/7 emergency care for children

At Ascension Sacred Heart Emergency Care - Gulf and at every Ascension Sacred Heart hospital, doctors and care teams provide pediatric emergency care for children 24/7. Symptoms and signs that your child needs emergency care include:

  • Animal bites
  • Blue face and lips or pale coloring
  • Chest pain
  • High fever
  • Major injury or broken bone
  • Seizure
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Severe vomiting or diarrhea
  • Trouble breathing
  • Other serious illness or injury

Connected to specialized follow-up care

Your care doesn’t stop when you leave the ER. We help connect you to leading specialists and follow-up care to support your care plan and recovery. Your care team also helps you manage your medications and sends prescriptions to your local pharmacy or through Ascension Rx. And you will always have access to our other services,like imaging and lab.

If you or a family member is experiencing a life-threatening emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. Our emergency rooms at Ascension Sacred Heart deliver care 24/7.