Clinical Services for Emergency
In the event of a medical emergency, call 9-1-1
Doylestown Health's Emergency Department is designed to provide rapid assessment in a caring, compassionate, calming environment, using advanced technology, dedicated treatment areas to speed triage, as well as active communication with emergency medical services (EMS) technicians in the field.
Doylestown Hospital is designated as a Stroke Resource Center by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association, and is also a Joint Commission-certified Primary Stroke Center.
This program focuses on rapid diagnosis and effective treatment of patients experiencing symptoms of heart attack, with specially trained staff and rapid treatment protocols in place.
Should your child have an immediate and serious need for care after the pediatrician's office hours have ended, the Emergency Department at Doylestown Hospital has board-certified emergency physicians on staff who are experienced in tending to the medical needs of infants, children and adolescents.
In coordination with Lenape Valley Foundation, Doylestown Health offers acute psychiatric services, providing intervention for mental illness emergencies.
At Doylestown Hospital, the sexual assault victim will receive immediate assistance through the SAFE program. Anyone who is a victim of sexual assault or personal violence should go to Doylestown Health's Emergency Department immediately. Or, if that is not not possible, call 215.345.2280 or 9-1-1 for help.
- All physicians are board certified in Emergency Medicine
- Our medical team complemented by specially trained and experienced full-time Nurse Practitioners (NPs) and Physicians Assistants (PAs) and emergency room nurses
- All available medical specialties are on-call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
- Specially trained registered nurse (RN) provides 24-hour a day, seven day a week observation of all ER waiting areas
- Emergency helicopter transport when needed