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Emergency Services

With physicians highly trained in emergency medicine and nurses certified in advanced cardiac life support for adult and pediatric patients, we’re here for your peace of mind 24 hours a day, every day, to ensure you receive the care that’s called for.

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. Your Health. Our Calling.
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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.

Call 816-655-5450 if you have any questions about the Emergency Department at St. Mary's.

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geda logoSt. 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.

logoThe Emergency Department has made some changes to make seniors more comfortable throughout their visit. For more information on our Senior Care Services, click here.

  • 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