Jessie Dearing Kinley Emergency Center

For patients in urgent need of medical care, an emergency medicine physician is on duty 24 hours a day, 365 days a year in the Hospital's Emergency Center. The Emergency Center staff, both physicians and nurses, have had extensive training in treating medical trauma and urgent care cases.

Services & Features:

Modern life support equipment
En Route communication with ambulances
Specialized suites
Oxygen and monitoring capabilities in all trauma/acute rooms
Nurses are certified in Basic, Advanced, and Pediatric Life Support
Electronic record linked to inpatient records and Five Oaks Medical Group for quick record history searches.
Direct entry access to Radiology for quick diagnostic capabilities
Televiewing communication with stroke-specialized providers via Telestroke by Integris Stroke Services.
Door to Door & Door to Admit times lower than the state & national average (according to hospital compare)

Emergency room patients are treated on a priority basis from the most serious to less serious illness or injury