Emergency Care

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Emergency Care

Our Emergency Department combines world class medical expertise with first-in-class safety protocols so you’ll get the right care, treatment, and attention you need – right here in our hospital.

Emergency Care

William F. Connell Entrance
(corner of Cambridge and Washington streets)
255 Washington St.
Brighton, MA 02135

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St. Elizabeth’s Emergency Department, staffed by board-certified emergency physicians and specially trained nursing and support staff cares for more than 30,000 patients a year.


St. Elizabeth's 24-Hour Emergency Room

St Elizabeth’s offers patients some of Boston’s most advanced imaging, including the city’s only 256-slice CT scanner to provide more accurate diagnosis of a variety of medical ailments.


Services Provided by St. Elizabeth's Emergency Department 

  • Adult, OB-GYN, pediatric and psychiatric emergency medical services
  • In-house consultants for all medical and surgical specialties
  • Immediate access to critical hospital services such as diagnostics and imaging, allowing for expedited evaluation and treatment
  • Coordinated care throughout the spectrum of medical specialties resulting in comprehensive medical care
  • Patient-centered care that honors privacy and the patient and family’s right to participate in care
  • Expedited triage, bedside registration, and 32 treatment rooms to reduce wait time
  • 24-hour access to emergency cardiac catheterization and the Stroke Center


Award-Winning Stroke Care

When it comes to a stroke, every second counts. St. Elizabeth's Medical Center is proud deliver a high standard of stroke card, resulting in a certification as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission and national recognition by the American Heart Association (AHA) for the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus with Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll. St. Elizabeth's is one of only two hospitals in Massachusetts to receive the Elite Plus level. 

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