Emergency Services and Urgent Care
What To Expect in the ED
Our goal is to evaluate you and manage your illness or injury as quickly and efficiently as possible. Learn what to expect in the ED.
For problems that need immediate medical attention but are not life-threatening, Danbury Hospital offers walk-in care, no appointment needed, at three locations. All have ample parking.
What You Need to Know About EMSIf you face a life-threatening emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately; this brings the fastest, most effective, life-saving care. Danbury Hospital works in partnership with Danbury Emergency Medical Systems (EMS) to provide emergency care and transportation to members of our community and surrounding areas. Our rapid response times are faster than the national average and, when necessary, life-saving care begins the moment we arrive.
Trauma, Stroke and Heart Attack Care
At Danbury Hospital, we’re equipped for and well prepared to handle the most serious medical emergencies. We are a Level II Trauma Center. Our Mary Ellen and Samuel Klein, MD Critical Care Unit has won national quality awards. We are a certified Stroke Center offering optimal care quickly and efficiently for patients suffering stroke. For patients experiencing an acute heart attack, Danbury Hospital is certified as a Primary Angioplasty Center.