Chest pain. Acute illness. Serious injury. From major to minor medical or surgical emergencies, neonatal to geriatrics, the Emergency Department (ED) at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital provides comprehensive care, 24 hours a day, seven days a week for more than 25,000 patients every year.
Continuously rated among the best in overall quality of care and patient satisfaction, the ED at Morton Plant North Bay is a place where patients of all ages can find the expertise, professionalism and compassion critical in emergency situations. Our staff includes highly skilled, board-certified ED physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, paramedics, and patient care technicians.
Specialty Areas Streamline Treatment Process
The 5,060-square foot Emergency Department includes dedicated areas for specialized treatment of various conditions:
- Triage Area: Here, we assess patient needs and providing immediate intervention upon patient arrival.
- Pediatric Treatment Room: We provide the closest pediatric emergency care for Pasco County residents. The center is colorful, child-friendly and equipped to assist specially trained medical staff in addressing the unique issues associated with children’s injuries and illnesses.
- 10 Major Examination Rooms: These rooms are equipped to treat critically ill and injured patients.
- 5 Minor Examination Rooms: Special areas devoted to treating patients with minor medical emergencies.