Saint Francis Medical Center Emergency Department

急救、创伤 & 紧急护理

Southeast Missouri’s Only Level III Emergency and Trauma Center

The Emergency and Trauma Center at Saint Francis Medical Center is the only state-designated Level III trauma center in southeast Missouri, 照顾近38人,每年有000名患者. 该中心正式命名为 基因E. 哈克step急救/创伤中心 in recognition of a long-term chairman of our board of directors.

To earn the designation of Level III Trauma Center by the state of Missouri, Saint Francis passed a rigorous comprehensive quality assessment and demonstrated the ability to provide:

  • 24-hour immediate coverage by emergency medicine physicians
  • Prompt availability of general surgeons and anesthesiologists
  • Transfer agreements for patients requiring more comprehensive care at a Level I or Level II Trauma Center
  • Continuing education for trauma center nurses and personnel

Our emergency and trauma center is a state-of-the-art facility with 32 patient rooms, 包括:

  • 26 private treatment rooms with direct access to bathrooms
  • 3间创伤室
  • 2个分诊室
  • 1个特殊程序室
  • Specially designated children’s exam areas and equipment specifically tailored to treat children of all ages
  • Senior-friendly accommodations such as, 厚的床垫, 更高的椅子, 并贴上用大号铅字排印的形式, guardrails and nonskid flooring to enhance comfort and encourage a speedy return to the highest quality of life

Southeast Missouri’s Largest Emergency Medical Services Team

With nearly 30 hospital-based emergency medicine professionals, our Level III Emergency and Trauma Center has the largest emergency medical services team in southeast Missouri. Our highly-experienced nursing staff is specially trained in advanced cardiac life support, trauma and pediatrics in order to support Saint Francis’ physicians around the clock.


Our Level III Emergency and Trauma Center provides critical care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Saint Francis trauma surgeons provide treatment for life-threatening injuries sustained from falls and motor vehicle accidents. 他们领导评估团队, 复苏, 稳定, and operates on these patients while working closely with the team of emergency physicians.

Common Illnesses and Injuries Treated by Saint Francis 紧急服务 Physicians:

  • 腹部疼痛
  • Acute upper respiratory infections
  • 药物过敏反应
  • 哮喘
  • 背部疼痛
  • 呼吸困难
  • 骨折
  • 令人窒息的
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • 挫伤
  • 晕倒
  • 瀑布
  • 裂开的伤口
  • 心脏病发作和胸痛
  • 高烧
  • 人类和一些动物咬伤
  • 严重的削减
  • 中风
  • Sudden severe pain and swelling in a joint
  • 手术并发症
  • 吞下毒药

Emergency Air Transportation Services

当时间紧迫时, Saint Francis Medical Center has immediate access to regional aeromedical services that respond to life-threatening injuries and medical conditions. Area Rescue Consortium of Hospitals (ARCH) Air Medical Services and Air Evac Lifeteam provides emergency air transportation throughout our southeast Missouri and surrounding states. Aircraft land on one of two heliports at our Level III Trauma Center.


Urgent care physicians treat a host of non-life-threatening illnesses or injuries that need immediate attention. Physicians routinely care for patients with the conditions listed below, as well as numerous other medical needs commonly treated by primary care physicians:

  • 耳部感染
  • 喉咙痛或脓性咽喉炎
  • 支气管炎
  • 感冒或流感
  • 胃不舒服
  • 呕吐或腹泻
  • 割伤或撕裂
  • 荨麻疹或皮疹
  • 擦伤或扭伤

Saint Francis Medical Center offers easily accessible walk-in urgent care facilities, open with extended hours during the week and on weekends. 永远不需要预约!


Offers complete family medical care and occupational services, 包括:

  • 诊断服务: 实验室,x光和心电图
  • 职业医疗服务: 点体检, 尿药筛查, 呼气酒精测试, pulmonary function testing and treatment of employee injury


圣弗朗西斯医疗保健系统 offers convenient, 虚拟紧急护理 services 对于许多健康状况. You can speak to a provider through a secure, interactive video visit on your smartphone, tablet or computer seven days a week. This service is for adults and children ages two and older. Anyone under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by their guardian.

提供者可以诊断, offer treatment and prescribe medication, 如果有必要的话, 对于许多健康状况, 包括:

  • 咳嗽
  • 新型冠状病毒肺炎
  • 牙齿疼痛
  • 流感
  • 胃肠道疾病
  • 偏头痛
  • 颈部或背部劳损
  • 粉红色的眼睛
  • 皮疹
  • 鼻窦炎
  • 喉咙痛
  • ,更多的

Our provider will provide you with a diagnosis, personalized care plan and prescription, if needed. Book your 虚拟紧急护理 appointment now!