The Emergency Department at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center is a fully-equipped, comprehensive treatment area, offering state-of-the-art patient care. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week to over 117,000 patients treated annually. We are staffed with an expert team of Board-certified Emergency Medicine physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse assistants along with robust support staff including respiratory therapists, social workers, case managers whom are all dedicated towards one goal: providing high-quality, compassionate patient care in a safe environment. We have an electronic medical record (EMR) system that enables us to view outside health records, as well as those within the MediSys system (Flushing Hospital and Jamaica Hospital). Additionally, there is a Women’s Health treatment area within our department exclusively for our female patients having women’s health needs. Our recent Patient Safety Excellence Award from Healthgrades (given to the top 10% of hospitals) reflects our commitment towards upholding high patient safety standards.


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Our ER includes the following services:

Pediatric Emergency Department

Pediatric Emergency Department:

ER Doctor in Triage

ER Doctor in Triage:

Fast Track Center (“Urgent Care”)

Fast Track Center (“Urgent Care”):

Chest Pain Center

Chest Pain Center:

Geriatic Emergency Department at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

Geriatric Emergency Department:

Comprehensive Diagnostic

Comprehensive Diagnostic Abilities:

Clinical Services

Clinical Ultrasound Program in the ER:

Our ER features these life-saving capabilities:

Level 1 Trauma Center - Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

The Emergency Department Level 1 Trauma Center:

Acute Heart Attack Care at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

Acute Heart Attack Care:

Thrombectomy - Capable Stroke Center

Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center:

Our ER patients benefit from the following services:

Pediatric Emergency Department:

Psychiatric Emergency Department:

Full-service pharmacy at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

Jamaica Rx (in-hospital retail pharmacy):
Adult Emergency Department                                  (718) 206-6066 Pediatric Emergency Department                            (718) 206-6072