WestHealth Physician Offices

Emergency Department at WestHealth in Plymouth


Abbott Northwestern WestHealth Emergency Department

Staffed by doctors from Abbott Northwestern Hospital who specialize in emergency medicine.

Use the Emergency Department for serious medical conditions or emergencies such as:

  • Chest pain or heaviness in chest
  • Difficulty breathing/shortness of breath
  • Sudden or severe pain
  • Broken bones
  • Head injuries/loss of consciousness
  • Confusion or inability to speak
  • Facial arm/leg weakness
  • Speech problems/slurred speech
  • Deep or complicated cuts
  • High fever
  • Serious respiratory symptoms
  • Feelings of doom
  • Numbness/tingling
  • Suicidal feelings
  • Any condition you want addressed by an emergency medicine physician

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.

Manage your health care online

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.

24/7 Emergency Department and Urgent Care in one location!


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.