Emergency care close to home
With a Level IV Trauma Center, Ascension River District Hospital Emergency Care in East China, MI, delivers 24/7 ER care for illness and injury.
Ascension River District Hospital Emergency Care is a Level IV Trauma Center in East China, Michigan, backed by cardiovascular, surgical, neuro, stroke, orthopedic, and trauma specialists. We provide 24/7 care for life-threatening and severe illness and injury -- including heart attack, stroke, concussion, broken bones, and more. Experienced ER care teams listen to quickly understand your needs to deliver the right care for you and your family. And, you are connected to the right follow-up care across Ascension Michigan 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. You can tell your family, friends and EMS to take you to your nearest Ascension Michigan emergency room.
Emergency care services include:
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.
Doctors, nurses and care teams in our ER at Ascension River District Hospital 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:
At Ascension River District Hospital Emergency Care and at every Ascension Michigan hospital, doctors and care teams provide pediatric emergency care for children 24/7. Your family is also connected to Ascension St. John Children’s Hospital for pediatric care.Call 911 or go directly to an emergency room if your child is experiencing severe illness or injury, including:
If you need advanced stroke care, you are connected to our Comprehensive Stroke Center at Ascension St. John Hospital delivering advanced imaging and treatment for complex stroke, including ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke
The ER at Ascension River District Hospital is a level IV trauma center, delivering advanced care for severe and life-threatening and traumatic injury with state-of-the-art equipment and advanced surgical care. Highly trained trauma surgeons and multidisciplinary care teams work together to provide comprehensive emergency medical care for trauma such as complex fractures, spine injury, and brain injury. Each trauma center is verified by the American College of Surgeons and/or designated by the state to ensure they are equipped for, and capable of, caring for patients with serious injuries.
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.