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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Emergency departments at metro-Phoenix hospitals

RELATED: Urgent care and after-hours pediatric clinics

Abrazo Community Health Network

  • Full-service emergency services at six hospital locations; each is a certified chest-pain center
  • Board-certified physicians
  • Some sites have direct access to radiology and diagnostic testing, in-house laboratories (for quicker results), intensive-care services, surgical services and cardiology
  • Online self-scheduling (use only when condition is not life- or limb-threatening; otherwise call 911 or go directly to the nearest ER)
  • Wireless bedside registration
  • Also runs emergency centers in Buckeye and north Peoria (see urgent care directory)
  • More information:

Abrazo Arrowhead Campus
18701 N. 67th Ave. • 602-561-7222

Abrazo West Campus
13677 W. McDowell Road • 623-882-1500

Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
1930 E.Thomas Road • 602-532-1000

Abrazo Central Campus
2000 W. Bethany Home Road • 602-249-0212

Abrazo Maryvale Campus
5102 W. Campbell Ave. • 623-848-5000

Abrazo Scottsdale Campus
3929 E. Bell Road • 602-923-5000

Banner Health

  • Full-service emergency services at 11 Valley hospitals, including dedicated pediatric emergency departments at Banner Children’s medical centers (Cardon Children’s and Banner Thunderbird)
  • Board-certified emergency and pediatric-care physicians and specially trained nurses and support staff
  • Banner Children’s medical centers offer warm, welcoming environments designed to help ease children’s anxiety
  • Also runs Banner Urgent Care for after-hours care for injuries and illnesses that are not threatening to life or limb (see urgent care directory)
  • More information:

Apache Junction
Banner Goldfield Medical Center
2050 W. Southern Ave. • 480-733-3300

Banner Gateway Medical Center
1900 N. Higley Road• 480-543-2000

Banner Thunderbird Medical Center/Banner Children’s
5555 W. Thunderbird Road • 602-588-5555

Banner Baywood Medical Center
6644 E. Baywood Ave. • 480-321-2000

Banner Desert Medical Center
(shares a dedicated pediatric emergency department with Cardon Children’s)
1400 S. Dobson Road • 480-412-3000

Banner Heart Hospital
6750 E. Baywood Ave. • 480-854-5000

Cardon Children’s Medical Center
1400 S. Dobson Road • 480-412-KIDS (5437)

Banner Estrella Medical Center
9201 W. Thomas Road • 623-327-4000

Banner University Medical Center
1111 E. McDowell Road • 602-839-2000

San Tan Valley
Banner Ironwood Medical Center
37000 N. Gantzel Road • 480-394-4000

Banner Behavioral Health Hospital
7575 E. Earl Dr. • 480-941-7500

Sun City/Sun City West
Banner Boswell Medical Center
10401 W. Thunderbird Blvd. • 623-832-4000

Banner Del E Webb Medical Center
14502 W. Meeker Blvd. • 623-524-4000

Dignity Health

  • Full-service emergency services at five Valley hospitals, including a Level I Trauma Center at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
  • Physicians are board-certified in emergency medicine
  • Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center evaluates and treats approximately 5,000 traumatic brain injuries each year
  • Pediatric inpatient care by Phoenix Children’s Hospital at Mercy Gilbert.
  • Also operates 11 Dignity Health Arizona General Emergency Rooms. (see urgent care directory)
  • Real-time online updates on predicted wait times at each facility
  • More information:

Chandler Regional Medical Center
1955 W. Frye Road • 480-728-3000

Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S. Val Vista Drive • 480-728-8000

St Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center
7300 N. 99th Ave. • 602-406-0000

Arizona General Hospital
7171 S. 51st Ave. • 623-584-5100

St Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
350 W. Thomas Road • 602-406-3000

Gilbert Hospital

  •  Emergency department is staffed by board-certified specialists in emergency medicine
  • 21 private emergency rooms
  • Full diagnostic imaging department and laboratory with blood bank
  • More information:

Gilbert Hospital
5656 S. Power Road • 480-984-2000


  • Emergency services at five Valley hospitals, including Level I Trauma Centers (the highest designation by the American College of Surgeons) at John C. Lincoln and Scottsdale Osborn Medical Centers
  • Children’s Emergency Centers at Deer Valley (Mendy’s Place) and Scottsdale Shea Medical Centers offer child life specialists and pediatric specialists 24/7
  • Deer Valley Medical Center is a Level III Trauma Center (requires surgeons on call)
  • More information:

HonorHealth Deer Valley Medical Center
19829 N. 27th Ave. • 623-879-6100

HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center
250 E. Dunlap Ave. • 602-943-2381

HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
7400 E. Osborn Road • 480-882-4000

HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
9003 E Shea Blvd • 480-323-3000

HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center
7400 E. Thompson Peak Parkway • 480-324-7000

Maricopa Integrated Health System

  • Full-service 24/7 emergency services at Maricopa Medical Center
  • The only Level I Trauma Center for both adults and children, which means it’s the only place that will admit an entire family in the event of an accident
  • Pediatric Emergency Department at the hospital’s Arizona Children’s Center is open 24/7 for newborns through age 18
  • Care is provided by pediatricians specializing in pediatric emergency medicine
  • More information:

Maricopa Medical Center
2601 E Roosevelt St • 602-344-5011

Mayo Clinic Hospital

  • Level II Trauma Center at Phoenix location only (no emergency services at Scottsdale site)
  • 18 board-certified physicians, more than 70 registered nurses, advanced mid-level providers and other specially trained staff are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to treat anyone seeking emergency medical care
  • Phoenix campus is certified as a Primary Stroke Center
  • More information:

Mayo Clinic Hospital – Phoenix
5777 E. Mayo Blvd. • 480-342-2000

Mountain Vista Medical Center

  • 30-bed state-of-the-art emergency department
  • Level III Trauma Center, Cardiac Receiving Center and certified Primary Stroke Center
  • Equipped for major cases with a fast track for less serious cases
  • Online check-in
  • Bedside registration
  • In-department 40-slice CT scanner
  • InQuicker online service tracks waiting times for those who have conditions that are not life- or limb-threatening
  • More information:

Mountain Vista Medical Center
1301 S. Crismon Road • 480-358-6100

Phoenix Children’s Hospital

  • Pediatric Emergency Department and Arizona’s only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center certified by the American College of Surgeons
  • State-of-the-art care provided by physicians board-certified in pediatric emergency medicine and with access to physicians representing more than 75 pediatric sub-specialties
  • An environment specifically designed with child-friendly features to ease the anxiety of children and their families
  • In-room registration process to decrease waiting room time
  • Child life specialists who work exclusively with emergency patients
  • World-class patient education for hospital and home care
  • Phoenix Children’s also is in the East Valley, with emergency care by Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center and pediatric inpatient care by Phoenix Children’s at Mercy Gilbert
  • Also operates four urgent care centers across the Valley (see urgent care directory).
  • More information:

Phoenix Children’s Hospital
1919 E. Thomas Road • 602-933-3000

St Luke’s Medical Center

  • Board-certified emergency room doctors and nurses available 24/7
  • Uses InQuicker online service to hold your place in line until your projected treatment time
  • More information: or

St. Luke’s Medical Center
1800 E. Van Buren St. • 602-251-8183

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital – a campus of St. Luke’s Medical Center
1500 S. Mill Ave. • 480-784-5533

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