Emergency Services | St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

Emergency Services

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St. Elizabeth’s Emergency Department, staffed by board-certified emergency physicians and specially trained nursing and support staff, cares for more than 30,000 patients a year.

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1 immediately.

St Elizabeth’s offers patients some of Boston’s most advanced imaging, including the city’s only 256-slice CT scanner to provide more accurate diagnosis of a variety of medical ailments.

Services offered by St. Elizabeth's Emergency Department include:

  • Adult, OB-GYN, pediatric and psychiatric emergency medical services
  • In-house consultants for all medical and surgical specialties
  • Immediate access to critical hospital services such as diagnostics and imaging, allowing for expedited evaluation and treatment
  • Coordinated care throughout the spectrum of medical specialties resulting in comprehensive medical care
  • Patient-centered care that honors privacy and the patient and family’s right to participate in care
  • Expedited triage, bedside registration, and 32 treatment rooms to reduce wait time
  • 24-hour access to emergency cardiac catheterization and the Stroke Center


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