Emergency Department Services

The Emergency Department at Springfield Regional Medical Center features state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and the most credentialed and caring emergency medicine physicians and nurses in the region. We treat and manage severe and life-threatening conditions every day. Our team is standing by 24/7 to deliver expert, compassionate and fast emergency care.Come to the Emergency Department if you or someone you care about is experiencing:

  • Heart attack symptoms
  • Stroke symptoms
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Sudden or severe pain
  • Abdominal pain
  • Head trauma resulting in loss of consciousness, dizziness or repeated vomiting
  • Loss of consciousness or fainting
  • Broken bone(s)
  • Gaping wounds/wounds that won’t stop bleeding after 20 minutes of applied pressure
  • Disorientation or confusion
  • Deep bite(s) or puncture wound(s)
  • Serious burns
  • Other serious trauma 

During normal office hours, consider visiting a primary care physician or an urgent care facility for the following, non-emergency health conditions:

  • Earaches or minor headaches
  • Colds, coughs, sore throat, or flu symptoms
  • Chronic condition (i.e. back pain, knee pain) which has occurred continuously for several months
  • Fever (if in a newborn infant or if it remains high for prolonged period of time, call your doctor or go to the ER)
  • Minor cuts in which bleeding has been stopped
  • Sprain, sunburn, minor burn
  • Suture removal
  • Insect sting (unless experiencing difficulty breathing, which requires immediate medical attention)
  • Minor animal bites (call your doctor in the event a rabies shot is needed)