St. Elizabeth Central Emergency Room has moved to St. Elizabeth East
Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health will close the Emergency Care Center at St. Elizabeth Central and move all emergency services to St. Elizabeth East, located at 1701 S. Creasy Lane, Lafayette. The St. Elizabeth Central Emergency Care Center will permanently close its doors at 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. The Emergency Care Center at St. Elizabeth East will continue to see patients and will operate with no interruptions during the transition. All services offered by the St. Elizabeth Central Emergency Care Center will also relocate.
Emergency medicine when you need it in Lafayette
In an emergency, every minute counts. At the Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health – Lafayette East Emergency Care Center, this not only means top notch medical care delivered quickly, it also means personalized attention to our patients' and families emotional and spiritual needs to ensure that care is the best possible.
We deliver a full range of state-of-the-art emergency care services to more than 60,000 patients each year between our two hospitals in Lafayette.
The Emergency Care Center at Lafayette East has 26 beds, including three trauma bays, Of the 23 private rooms, there are 13 monitored beds for cardiac patients and specialty service rooms for ear, nose, throat, eye, orthopedic and GYN patients.
We cannot give medical advice over the phone
You can reach our Emergency Care Center at (765) 502-4400. Please remember, we cannot give medical advice over the phone. If your medical condition is not life threatening, you may want to visit an urgent care center such as Franciscan Express Care in West Lafayette.
Our medical staff
Our medical staff includes Certified Emergency Nurses with specialized training in emergency medicine, registered nurses and physician assistants. All of our nurses are ACLS, PALS and TNCC certified. Certified technicians are available to administer diagnostic tests such as x-rays and ultrasounds via mobile imaging technology that allows them to do the tests right at your bed.