If a medical emergency happens, time matters. The Emergency department at Polk Medical Center is equipped to provide care 24/7. Our staff includes emergency physicians, nurses, technologists ready to respond quickly with quality compassionate care.
Polk Medical Center's 13-bed Emergency department is supported by the following services and technologies:
- Ambulance transportation
- Computed tomography (CT)
- Dedicated helipad
- Onsite 24/7 physician services
- Stat laboratory services
Polk Medical Center is a Level lV trauma center. Patients requiring a higher level of care for traumatic or life-threatening injuries or illnesses have access to Floyd Medical Center's Level II Trauma Center or a hospital with a Level I Trauma Center. If necessary, patients can be transported by helicopter.
In an emergency, call 911.