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.