University of Washington Medical Center Emergency Department

The University of Washington Medical Center Emergency Department provides emergency care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is staffed and equipped to deal with all urgent and emergent problems. The Emergency Department is the entry point to the services and facilities of University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC).

The University of Washington Emergency Department has a variety of treatment areas designed to meet your specific medical care needs. Your medical needs will be evaluated regardless of the nature of your medical concern, ability to pay, race, sex or religious background. Our physicians and staff are committed to providing the highest quality patient care. University of Washington Medical Center is a teaching hospital. Medical students and/or residents will be involved in your care and will be directly supervised by our faculty physicians. Our nurses, social workers, physical therapists, and nurse practitioners are also an essential part of the team taking care of you.

For more information go to Patient and Family Resources