Columbia St. Mary’s regional hospitals are equipped with some of the most comprehensive Emergency medical facilities in the Milwaukee area, and our Emergency nurses are prepared for the unpredictable. Collaborating with ED physicians and staff, they are prepared to treat anything and everything from a sore throat to a premature birth or a traumatic injury. Every year, our Emergency facilities treat nearly 60,000 patients throughout the Milwaukee area.
Our emergency nurses thrive on the variety each shift brings. There’s no telling who will come into the emergency room, and our staff enjoy this challenge. Teamwork is essential to coordinate patient care and to accommodate whoever comes our way. While the ER will test your critical thinking skills and ability to multi-task, you will feel empowered as you face new challenges and gain new skills every day.
Columbia St. Mary’s emergency facilities feature 24-hour diagnostic imaging services, and have immediate access to the hospital system’s host of supportive services, including Cardiothoracic Surgery, General Surgery, ENT, Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, OB/GYN and Neonatology. They are each also a Certified Stroke Center and Accredited Chest Pain Center. Due to the quick teamwork of our emergency care team and the comprehensive nature of our facilities, a patient can be brought to the emergency room, diagnosed with a heart attack via cardiac CT scan, and transferred to the appropriate part of the hospital for immediate treatment within minutes. It’s this level of care that puts Columbia St. Mary’s emergency services among the most trusted in the area and that keeps our nurses on their toes. Join our emergency care team today!