If you think you may be experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.
Emergency Room in Okeechobee
The ER at Raulerson Hospital offers 24 hour care, seven days a week, to patients of all ages. We offer a range of emergency services, including advanced life support care and pediatric ER treatment. Our expert doctors, nurses and support staff are equipped to provide immediate care and life-saving procedures. No matter how major or minor an emergency is, we are here to deliver care.
Our facility is equipped with pediatric equipment so children of all ages can be treated. We are staffed with trained physicians who specialize in pediatric advanced life support, and we partner with children and their families to ensure each patient is treated with the highest quality of care. If your child is sick or injured, we are here to provide the utmost respect and exceptional care.
Our ER partners with the Radiology and Laboratory departments at Raulerson Hospital to diagnose patient conditions. Each department provides expertise surrounding various diagnostic services, including:
- Nuclear Medicine
- CT Scan
If you or a family member is in the ER, instant communication is key. Forget about being put on hold, getting mixed messages or being anxious about the situation. With informER you can get regular alerts in just four easy steps. informER is a new and revolutionary HCA Text Service that provides status updates to family members and friends regarding a patient's emergency visit.
ER Wait Times
Our focus on enhancing care and improving emergency processes has dramatically reduced wait times to below national averages. Wait times are updated every 30 minutes.