Emergency Room Care in Staten Island, NY
In an emergency, call 911.
The emergency room at Richmond University Medical Center includes first responders and a Level I Trauma Center, award-winning stroke center, psychological services, emergency surgery, and urgent care when you need it.
Emergency Services at RUMCSI: The Highest Level of Quality Care
As your first line of response in any medical emergency, our ambulance service and highly trained paramedics serve all of Staten Island. You are always in good hands at Richmond University Medical Center. As a designated a Level I Trauma Center, we are able to treat a high volume of patients with the latest multidisciplinary approaches and specialized care for all types of major trauma and critical illnesses.
Our Designated Stroke Center offers expert treatment for those with presumptive signs of stroke. We are also home to the only inpatient psychiatric services in the area for adolescents. Our full staff of behavioral health providers encompasses services for substance abuse, psychotherapy, and psychiatric care. No matter the level or cause of trauma, our board-certified physicians provide complete and comprehensive care 24/7 for pediatric to geriatric patients.
Our surgical team of physicians, specialists, and anesthesiologists handles over 1,000 adult and pediatric traumas a year. Richmond University Medical Center surgeons utilize the latest screening and imaging technology for accurate and timely diagnosis. If emergency surgery is needed, you can be confident that our staff is fully trained and experienced in both conventional surgery and minimally invasive surgery techniques, to provide the best option of care.
Urgent Care Services
When you need immediate relief for minor illnesses and injuries and cannot afford to spend days or weeks waiting for a doctor’s appointment, we are here to help. Located next door to our emergency room and open daily from 11:30 a.m. to midnight, our Urgent Care Center provides you with quick and quality care for sprains, ear infections, sore throats, and other minor ailments. With no appointment required and minimal wait times, we are always here when you need us.