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
- Specially designated children’s exam areas and equipment specifically tailored to treat children of all ages
- 老年人友好的住宿，如, 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:
- Sudden severe pain and swelling in a joint
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:
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.
即时方便护理 extends our urgent care coverage in southeast Missouri. Our facilities provide the highest quality urgent care throughout the area – walk right in!
圣弗朗西斯医疗保健系统 offers convenient, 虚拟紧急护理 针对多种健康状况的服务. You can speak to a provider through a secure, interactive video visit on your smartphone, 平板电脑或电脑一周七天. 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:
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!