EMERGENCY & URGENT CARE

YOUR FIRST CHOICE

For Immediate Care

EMERGENCY & URGENT CARE

Emergency and Urgent Care services are available at The Richland Hospital, Inc. by physicians and Registered Nursing staff who have specialized training in Emergency Medicine. The Emergency Department provides care 24 hours a Day. Urgent Care is also available, please see hours and locations below.

Our Emergency and Urgent Care are medical staff members have met rigorous training and certifications for Advanced Trauma Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support training. This makes for superior, comprehensive, well-rounded patient care. 

We use state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment adjacent to the department, X-rays and laboratory work are processed quickly, allowing faster diagnosis and treatment.

All nursing staff have completed extensive training including: 
  • TNCC Trauma Nurse Core Course
  • PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) or

  • ENPC (Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course) 

Urgent Care Hours & Locations

URGENT CARE HOURS & LOCATION

At the Richland Hospital, Urgent Care is located on the main floor and to the right of the front entrance doors.

Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm

Weekends 8:00am to 12:00pm

Urgent Care Services
Emergency Room Hours & Location
Preparing for You Emergency or Urgent Care Visit

EMERGENCY OR URGENT CARE?

When given the choice, emergency care is provided to patients with critical or life-threatening injuries or illnessUrgent Care provides treatment for individuals who require immediate assistance for injury and illness, but instances that are not life-threatening.

Urgent care facilities may be a great resource for those without health insurance. Urgent care is less costly than Emergency care. Because of this, insurance companies may provide better coverage for patients utilizing the most appropriate service.

When to be seen at the Emergency Room
  • Severe/Uncontrollable bleeding
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Major injuries/stitches
  • Stroke
  • Chest pain or pressure
  • Broken bones
  • Partial or total amputation of a limb
  • Trauma or injury to the head
  • Difficulty seeing
  • Sudden dizziness
  • Severe abdominal pain
When to be seen at Urgent Care
Emergency Room Wait Times & Ordering

FIND CARE CLOSER TO HOME

 

The Richland Hospital & Clinics are  committed to offering the highest level of care that's closer to home. Our dedicated medical teams utilize state-of-the-art technology and receive special training to provide expert care to the communities we serve.

We serve a vast area in and around Iowa, Sauk and Richland counties. 

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