Time is of the essence. Sometimes, you can’t wait another 20 minutes or drive another 10-15 miles on the interstate. When you or a loved one needs immediate emergency treatment, the board-certified physicians, specially trained nurses and staff in the Emergency Departmentat Thomas Memorial Hospital stand ready to come to your aid 24/7 – no matter the severity of your illness or injury.
As a Level 4 Trauma Center, the 24-bed Emergency Department can be your first point of contact to a full spectrum of services at Thomas Memorial, whether you’re experiencing heart issues, or trouble breathing, a sprain or fracture, or severe flu symptoms. In fact, the Emergency Department’s expertise contributes daily to Thomas Memorial’s recognition as one of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention for three years in a row (2018-2020) and its Five-Star recognition for Treatment of RespiratoryFailure for four years in a row (2017-2020). Physician specialists on call represent not only cardiology and pulmonary medicine, but a diversity of medical fields from family practiceto general surgery, internal medicine, neurosurgery, orthopedics, obstetrics/gynecology, ophthalmology and neurology. Our wireless bedside registration program increases efficiency and convenience, enhancing patient privacy, reducing wait times, and speeding the processing of important patient chart information. Our Provider in Triage program assures that you will be evaluated within minutes. Upon discharge, we’ll send you home with detailed after-care instructions and follow-up referrals for continuity of care because we want you to know – Thomas Health will be here for you today – and tomorrow.
Emergency Department at Thomas Memorial Hospital
4605 MacCorkle Ave., SW
South Charleston, WV 25309