With physicians highly trained in emergency medicine and nurses certified
in advanced cardiac life support, we’re here for your peace of mind
24 hours a day, seven days a week to ensure you receive the care that’s
The Emergency Department is staffed by fully trained professionals around-the-clock
to serve you when you need medical help. We handle minor medical emergencies
like a nagging cough, earache and sprained fingers and toes to bigger
emergencies involving stitches and X-rays for broken bones to life-threatening
injuries. The nursing staff is trained in advanced cardiac life support
and emergency care of adult and pediatric patients.
St. Mary's is committed to going above and beyond to meet our patients' needs.
Your Health. Our Calling.
To access the Emergency Department at St. Mary's Medical Center, use
the west entrance. There is a covered ambulance entrance and parking for
emergency patients only.
816-655-5450 if you have any questions about the Emergency Department at St. Mary's.
Click here for directions.
St. Mary's Medical Center has earned the
Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA) which recognizes emergency departments that go above and beyond to provide
excellent care for older adults.
Click here to learn more.
The Emergency Department has made some changes to make seniors more comfortable
throughout their visit. For more information on our Senior Care Services,
- More privacy
- Quiet area
- Warmer environment
- Larger, easy-to-read clocks
- Slip resistant floors
- Handrails and grab bars
- Warmed blankets
- Better lighting
- Large-print magazines
- Extra seating for family
- Assistive devices for hearing and vision