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UC Medical Center Emergency Department

UC Medical Center and its emergency department is designated as the region’s only verified Level I adult trauma center. With a highly specialized emergency medicine team and the largest number of intensive care beds in the city, the UC Health Emergency team is equipped to treat the most complex cases— including victims of serious accidents and injuries.

Directions & Parking

Directions & Parking

Getting to UC Medical Center.

We understand that it may be challenging to find your way in a place you don’t visit often, so we are here to help you plan your visit and get you to your destination.

When To Visit the ED

When To Visit the Emergency Department.

Important Information About Your Visit.

This guide is designed to address common questions on when you should visit the Emergency Department and what you can expect when you’re there.

UC Medical Center Emergency Department Map

Our Unique Approach

Leading-Edge Emergency Care, 24/7/365.

Our emergency departments, open all day and every day, are designed to treat patients quickly and efficiently with the best care and technology available. Our experienced physicians are recognized nationally as leaders in their fields and are dedicated to providing outstanding patient care, exceeding the expectations of our referring physicians as well as our patients.

71,000+ patient visits per year.
Most commonly treated conditions: motor vehicle collision, chest pain and falls.
Only helicopter emergency medical service in the region to carry a physician, nurse and blood.
Full team in the ED 24/7/365 (clinicians, social work, pharmacy, public safety and more).


Ways To Give Back.

Thank you for trusting UC Health with your care. Our patients, their families and friends often wish to make a gift to thank the medical professionals who went above and beyond in their treatment. Through our Grateful Patient and Family Program, you can support the people or programs that made a difference for you.

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