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Emergency Care

Emergency Care

If you are having a medical emergency, please call 911.

In an emergency, every second matters. That’s why Lafayette Regional Health Center offers emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week for people of all ages. We have board–certified physicians in Emergency Medicine and critical care nurses and support staff who are available around the clock. We offer:

  • Technologically advanced monitoring systems, an electronic medication system and on-staff cardiologists who have the capability to monitor EKG results from a remote location.
  • A Computerized Physician Order Entry System that eliminates handwriting errors.
  • ER wait times publicly available via text or online.

Conditions that we treat in the Emergency Department include:

  • Acute behavioral health problems
  • Asthma and other breathing emergencies
  • Back pain
  • Bone and joint injuries
  • Burns
  • Emotional distress
  • Falls
  • Heart attack/chest pain
  • Injuries caused by violence
  • Playground, athletic, workplace or school-related accidents
  • Poisoning
  • Severe pain and/or bleeding
  • Stroke

Whether you are experiencing a minor emergency or a life-threatening situation, we can provide the emergency care you need. We are located at 1500 State Street.