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UofL Health

Louisville Emergency Room Locations


With more emergency room locations in the region than any other health care system, UofL Health is ready to provide emergency care close to home when you need it.

Emergencies happen when you least expect them, but at UofL Health, we’re always ready to respond.

Each of our seven ERs is staffed 24/7 with board-certified emergency medicine physicians and specially certified nurses, with direct access to specialists and resources.

From chest pain to trauma, broken bones to stroke, know that expert care is always nearby.

Choose a location below for care close to home:

UofL Health Jewish Hospital
UofL Health Medical Center East
UofL Health Medical Center South
UofL Health Medical Center Southwest
UofL Health Mary & Elizabeth Hospital
UofL Health Shelbyville Hospital
UofL Health UofL Hospital

 



UofL Health Jewish Hospital

Located in the “heart” of downtown Louisville, Jewish Hospital is staffed 24/7 with board-certified emergency medicine physicians and nationally certified emergency nurses, with direct access to specialists and resources to care for the sickest patients in Louisville. In addition to the provider of choice for emergency hand care, we are a nationally accredited chest pain center, STEMI (heart attack) receiving center, Primary stroke center, Louisville’s only Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) center and Louisville’s only center for all solid organ transplants (Heart, Lung, Liver, Kidney and Pancreas).

200 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY  40202
502-587-4421 | Get Directions

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UofL Health Medical Center East

Conveniently located in St. Matthews, UofL Health – Medical Center East’s Emergency Department is a full-service emergency department with care provided by board-certified/board-eligible emergency medicine physicians supported by highly-skilled emergency medicine-trained physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and ED technicians. Our wait times are among the shortest in the Louisville Metro area, and we are committed to door-to-provider times of 30 minutes or less for our patients. Medical Center East is staffed and equipped to care for all emergency illnesses.

3920 Dutchmans Lane
Louisville, KY  40207
502-259-6000 | Get Directions

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UofL Health – Medical Center South

The only ER in the Bullitt County area, UofL Health – Medical Center South’s Emergency Department is a full-service emergency department with care provided by board-certified/board-eligible emergency medicine physicians supported by highly-skilled emergency medicine-trained physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and ED technicians. Our wait times are among the shortest in the Louisville Metro area, and we are committed to door-to-provider times of 30 minutes or less for our patients.

1903 West Hebron Lane
Shepherdsville, KY  40165
502-955-3000 | Get Directions

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UofL Health – Medical Center Southwest

As the only ER located in Southwest Jefferson county, UofL Health – Medical Center Southwest’s Emergency Department is a full-service emergency department with care provided by board-certified/board-eligible emergency medicine physicians supported by highly-skilled emergency medicine-trained physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and ED technicians.  Our wait times are among the shortest in the Louisville Metro area, and we are committed to door-to-provider times of 30 minutes or less for our patients.

9700 Stonestreet Road
Louisville, KY  40272
502-995-2450 | Get Directions

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UofL Health – Mary & Elizabeth Hospital

Located in South Louisville, UofL Health – Mary & Elizabeth Hospital’s Emergency Department is a full-service emergency department consisting of a rapid assessment treatment area with 39 beds along with multiple critical care rooms. We are staffed and equipped to care for all emergency illnesses and injuries including strokes and heart attacks. Our Primary Stroke center has earned the Gold Plus award from the American Heart Association. As one of the highest volume emergency departments in the region, our door-to-provider time is less than 30 minutes.

1850 Bluegrass Avenue
Louisville, KY  40215
502-361-6391 | Get Directions

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UofL Health – Shelbyville Hospital

A vital resource for the Shelby, Henry and Spencer counties, the Emergency Department at UofL Health – Shelbyville Hospital provides high-quality emergency care, with some of the lowest wait times in the area. Our dedicated team of board-certified emergency medicine doctors, advanced practice clinicians, certified nurses and support staff are ready day and night to treat any sudden illnesses or injuries. We offer advanced diagnostic imaging on site, plus the latest stroke and heart care equipment for rapid intervention.

727 Hospital Drive
Shelbyville, KY  40065
502-647-4000 | Get Directions

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UofL Health – UofL Hospital

The Emergency Department within UofL Hospital, a Level 1 Trauma Center, is located in the heart of the Louisville Metro area. This trauma center has the distinction of being the first trauma center in the nation. The UofL Hospital Emergency Department (ED) sees more than 60,000 patients per year, and is comprised of a rapid assessment triage area, 31 treatment rooms, four trauma bays, and a triage area for Emergency Medical Services. We offer many levels of care for our community which include, but are not limited to, Stroke, Trauma, Burn, High Risk Obstetrics, and Emergency Psychiatric Services. We also are the only facility that houses a decontamination area for chemical and biological decontamination.

530 S. Jackson Street
Louisville, KY  40202
502-562-3015 | Get Directions

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