Emergency care close to home
Ascension Providence Emergency in Waco, TX, delivers 24/7 emergency care for severe illness and injury.
Ascension Providence Emergency in Waco, Texas, is backed by cardiovascular, surgical, neurosurgical, 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 Providence sites of care by our specialists before you leave the ER—including leading brain and spine care, heart care, orthopedics and women's health.
Seconds count in stroke, heart and burn recovery, seek emergency care immediately. And you can tell your family, friends and EMS to take you to your nearest Ascension Providence 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 Providence 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 Providence Emergency and at every Ascension Providence hospital, doctors and care teams provide pediatric emergency care for children 24/7. In Waco, your family is also connected to Dell Children’s Medical Center, the only Level I pediatric trauma center in the region offering the most pediatric subspecialists in Central Texas.Call 911 or go directly to an emergency room if your child is experiencing severe illness or injury, including:
Ascension Providence is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by 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:
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.