When you need care in an emergency, you can rest easy knowing your healing is our number one priority and that we'll be by your side through it all.


No matter what you need when you come to our hospital, we’ll be here to serve you.

Our Trauma Center offers care for the most high-risk and traumatic events. Our Emergency Department helps you heal from less traumatic injuries and illnesses. You can trust that when you are brought to our Valleywise Health Medical Center that you will receive the best possible care from our Emergency or Trauma teams.

If you have thoughts of hurting yourself or someone else or are in crisis, please call the National Suicide Crisis Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Emergency Department

The Valleywise Health adult and pediatric emergency departments provide full-service emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We strive to address everyone who enters the ED with compassion and respect while caring for their needs. We see patients in order of severity and provide a fast track to help patients with less-serious conditions be seen quickly. Our high trained emergency medical staff includes board certified physicians, medical residents, and registered nurses. We provide chronic care, acute medical care and continued care and we also use top technology, such as our Point-of-Care Ultrasound machines that help us cut both costs and time for patients

Trauma Department

Valleywise Health Medical Center is the only hospital in Maricopa County verified by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) to provide adult (Level I) and pediatric (Level II) trauma care. That means we keep families together in their hour of need by offering comprehensive trauma care for all who enter our doors. Our trauma service has 24-hour, in-house coverage by highly specialized physicians and nurses prepared for the immediate treatment of critically injured patients. All Valleywise Health trauma surgeons hold dual board certification in general surgery and surgical critical care.

Whatever the injury, our team will provide you with timely, state-of-the-art care from admission through rehabilitation to put you back on the road to recovery. When every second counts, the Valleywise Health Trauma Center is the best answer for critical care. Our staff is ready for anything, at any time.

Young female patient talks to nurse in emergency room