Meritus Medical Center – 11116 Medical Campus Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742
As a state-designated Level III Trauma Center, Meritus Medical Center offers around-the-clock access to trauma surgeons, neurosurgeons, thoracic surgeons and orthopedic surgeons, as well as a specialized trauma team and consulting physicians. Each year more than 72,000 patients arrive at Meritus Medical Center’s emergency department with life-threatening conditions like heart attacks, strokes, burns, penetrating injuries and acute allergic reactions.
Staffed with board certified emergency medicine physicians, nurses, physician assistants, laboratory technicians, x-ray technicians and respiratory therapists, our emergency department team offers expert care, with an emphasis on maintaining patient comfort, dignity and confidentiality. Designated areas for patients with serious medical conditions, heart attack symptoms, behavioral health concerns and minor injuries improve the efficiency of care. The emergency department also maintains an in-department CT scanner, x-ray and phlebotomists for expedited care.