Emergency Department


Security will assist you in entering the emergency departmentSecurity will assist you in entering the emergency department

You will encounter a security person and a metal detector at the entrance to the Emergency Department.  All people entering the Emergency Department are screened for your safety.

We apologize for any inconvenience this screening may cause you. It is our goal to provide a safe and secure experience for all of our guests.

For your safety, the following items are not allowed in the Emergency Department:

Security personnel will provide you with a form to fill out and take to the registration desk in the waiting room. In the event of a life threatening emergency, medical and security personnel will escort you through the waiting area directly to a treatment room.

If you feel you are suffering from a life threatening emergency, notify security personnel or a staff member in the waiting area as soon as you arrive.

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