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Emergency Care

IU Health Jay Hospital Emergency Medicine

4.1 out of 5 stars (1,175 ratings)

When you are faced with a medical emergency, IU Health Jay Emergency Department is here for you. We provide experienced and effective treatment 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

We offer the experience and skill to provide you with the best care when you need it—so you have one less thing to worry about when you have a severe illness or injury.

Our team includes emergency medicine physicians and highly skilled nursing staff. We treat your injuries efficiently and effectively any time, night or day.

A team with Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Trauma training evaluate all patients upon arrival.

Our highly skilled nursing staff have certifications in the following:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course

They provide individual nursing care to meet the needs of all patients.

After evaluation, a skilled physician will examine each patient. He or she has access to specialty consultation from many local and regional healthcare professionals.

We provide advanced diagnostic and therapeutic services. We also have all necessary equipment and supplies for managing life-threatening conditions.

Resources to better serve you

We have lab and imaging services, which operate 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

Our emergency teams also have access to specialists. These include:

  • Orthopedics
  • Cardiologists
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Oncologists (cancer specialists)
  • Pulmonologists
  • Transplant specialists

These specialists can help with quick diagnosis and development of treatment plans.

Why IU Health for Emergency Medicine Care

The IU Health Jay Emergency Department 9-bed unit consists of 3 trauma/cardiac beds and 6 minor treatment rooms. These include a negative pressure isolation room for patients with potentially infectious/airborne diseases.

The ED staff is committed to providing each patient with quick, capable, compassionate care. If you need more specialized treatment, IU Health Jay is supported by Samaritan, Lutheran Air Transport Service, Lifeline Helicopter and paramedic ground transportation.

If necessary, patients can be transferred to one of our two Level I Trauma Centers in Indianapolis. These are at IU Health Methodist Hospital and Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.

Riley at IU Health is the only pediatric Level I Trauma Center in Indiana. It features highly trained teams that specialize in emergency medical care of infants, children and teens.

Our Approach

Our team includes emergency medicine physicians and highly skilled nursing staff. We treat your injuries efficiently and effectively any time, night or day.

A team with Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Trauma training evaluate all patients upon arrival.

Our highly skilled nursing staff have certifications in the following:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course

They provide individual nursing care to meet the needs of all patients.

After evaluation, a skilled physician will examine each patient. He or she has access to specialty consultation from many local and regional healthcare professionals.

We provide advanced diagnostic and therapeutic services. We also have all necessary equipment and supplies for managing life-threatening conditions.

Resources to better serve you

We have lab and imaging services, which operate 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

Our emergency teams also have access to specialists. These include:

  • Orthopedics
  • Cardiologists
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Oncologists (cancer specialists)
  • Pulmonologists
  • Transplant specialists

These specialists can help with quick diagnosis and development of treatment plans.

Why IU Health for Emergency Medicine Care

The IU Health Jay Emergency Department 9-bed unit consists of 3 trauma/cardiac beds and 6 minor treatment rooms. These include a negative pressure isolation room for patients with potentially infectious/airborne diseases.

The ED staff is committed to providing each patient with quick, capable, compassionate care. If you need more specialized treatment, IU Health Jay is supported by Samaritan, Lutheran Air Transport Service, Lifeline Helicopter and paramedic ground transportation.

If necessary, patients can be transferred to one of our two Level I Trauma Centers in Indianapolis. These are at IU Health Methodist Hospital and Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.

Riley at IU Health is the only pediatric Level I Trauma Center in Indiana. It features highly trained teams that specialize in emergency medical care of infants, children and teens.