Rapid Care for Life-Threatening Conditions
In an emergency, every second counts. KRMC’s emergency department is ready to provide first-rate care as rapidly as possible. Our highly-trained and experienced team of emergency doctors, nurses, and clinicians are available 24-hours a day, seven days-a-week to provide skilled emergency care in rapid time.
Level IV Trauma Center
KRMC’s emergency department is designated by the Arizona Department of Health Services as a Level IV Trauma Center. This designation means we meet stringent State standards for delivering trauma services.
Certified Cardiac Arrest Center
KRMC’s Emergency Department is also certified as a Cardiac Arrest Center by the Arizona Department of Health Services Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma System. This certification means we meet strict standards for delivering lifesaving intervention and treatment services to patients with cardiac arrest.
When to call 911
Call 911 for issues that require immediate or life-saving treatment, such as:
- Chest pain or difficulty breathing
- Sudden numbness or weakness
- Severe bleeding
- Major trauma including head injuries
Certain information can be essential in emergency situations
The following items are extremely important to bring with you to the emergency room:
- Medical Information
- Emergency Contact Information
- Consent to Treat Form
Get the right care according to the urgency of your condition
Not all accidents or health conditions require a visit to the emergency room. Know your options to get the right level of care as soon as possible.