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Emergency Care

Expert Care When You Need It Most

The Emergency Room at North Kansas City Hospital sees nearly 62,000 patients per year. We have the experience and reputation you can trust for high quality emergency care day or night.

As a Level II trauma center, we're equipped to treat even the most critically injured patients close to home.

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Highest quality, experienced emergency care for all ages and medical conditions
  • Dedicated team of emergency professionals including 22 physicians board-certified in emergency medicine and specially trained nurses – serving patients 24/7
  • Access to physicians who specialize in trauma surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedics, plastic surgery and other specialties, as needed
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center - nationally recognized for fast response to chest pain. As of December data, our door to balloon times were at 53 minutes. As of October data, we met the national average for door to balloon time of <90 mins 100% of the time.
  • Level II Trauma Center – serving the area for 30 years
  • Supportive working partnerships with area paramedics for highest quality emergency response prior to hospital arrival
  • Access to supportive services such as crisis intervention counselors, social workers, and other professionals
  • Short wait times
  • COVERSA, our forensic nursing program. The Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE) perform a complete, comprehensive forensic exam with evidence collection and documentation.

When to Come, What to Bring

Help us serve you better when you arrive.
Learn when to come to the ER and what to bring.

Where to Find Us

The Emergency Room is located on the north side of the North Kansas City Hospital campus.

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