Staffed by doctors from Abbott Northwestern Hospital who specialize in emergency medicine.
Use the Emergency Department for serious medical conditions or emergencies such as:
All patients receive a screening evaluation. Based on established medical guidelines, a triage nurse determines the appropriate level of care – Emergency Department or Urgent Care.
An Emergency Department visit costs more than a visit to the urgent care clinic.
Understanding and remembering all the information you need to know after being discharged from the emergency department can be confusing. MyChart provides online access once you get home to view the reason for your visit, self-care instructions, equipment needed, signs and symptoms that indicate a worsening in your condition, whom to call and more. Sign up or log in to MyChart.
Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is now at WestHealth's emergency department daily!
Saturdays & Sundays:
3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Monday through Friday:
5 p.m. to 11p.m.
Saturday through Tuesday:
Children's board-certified pediatric emergency medicine physicians and child life specialists on-site
Wednesday through Friday:
Children's pediatric nurse practitioners and child life specialists on-site
Children's board-certified pediatric emergency medicine physisians available via telemedicine
Click here for information regarding the Abbott Northwestern Emergency Department location in Minneapolis.