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Lourdes Hospital - Emergency
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Lourdes Hospital - Emergency

  • Emergency Care

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Open 24 hours a day, 7 day a week

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Emergency care close to home

Lourdes Emergency Department in Binghamton, New York, delivers 24/7 emergency care for severe illness and injury.

Lourdes Emergency Department is a designated Primary Stroke Center in Binghamton, New York, backed by cardiovascular, surgical, stroke, and orthopedic specialists. We provide 24/7 care for life-threatening and severe illness and injury -- including heart attack, stroke, concussion, broken bones, and more. Lourdes Emergency Department has also been recognized by the American Heart Association (AHA) with the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Award. 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 Lourdes sites of care by our specialists before you leave the ER—including leading cancer care, orthopedic 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 Lourdes Hospital Emergency Room. 

Emergency care services include:

  • 24/7 emergency care
  • Admission (when needed) to Lourdes Hospital for advanced care
  • Board-certified emergency care doctors and ER nurses
  • On-call specialists
  • On-site, full-service digital imaging (X-ray, CT scan and ultrasound)
  • On-site lab
  • Primary Stroke Center designated by New York State

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 Lourdes 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:

  • Abdominal pain (moderate to severe)
  • Back pain (severe)
  • Chest pain
  • Coughing up or vomiting blood
  • Major trauma
  • Pregnant and having labor pains
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Severe burns 
  • 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 Lourdes Emergency Department, doctors and care teams provide pediatric emergency care for children 24/7. Call 911 or go directly to an emergency room if your child is experiencing severe illness or injury, including:

  • 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

Advanced emergency care for stroke

Lourdes Hospital is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by New York State and The Joint Commission, a national healthcare accreditation organization. Primary Stroke Centers deliver individualized care for ischemic strokes, also known as blood vessel blockages. Your stroke care includes:

  • Diagnostic imaging and assessments
  • Doctors and nurses specializing in stroke care
  • Regular monitoring to support better outcomes 

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 Lourdes Pharmacy or your preferred pharmacy. And you will always have access to our other services, like imaging and lab.

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