Regions Hospital Doctors & Specialties Emergency center
Here for you and ready to help

During this time, it’s especially important to get the care you need to stay healthy. Don’t ignore symptoms that require immediate attention. If you need to visit us, we’re open, safe and taking several steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

For everyone’s safety, no visitors are currently allowed in the emergency center. Exceptions include:

  • Pediatric patients: Parents and/or legal guardians
  • Patients who need additional assistance: A caregiver or attendant
  • Compassionate care patients (end-of-life patients)

We require all patients and visitors to wear a mask or face covering while in our hospitals. We’re also screening all patients and visitors for symptoms of COVID-19. To see if you should be tested for COVID-19, please visit our COVID-19 testing page.

If your situation is severe, call 911 right away.

An Emergency care team that's ready for anything

As a Level 1 Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center in St. Paul, we can handle any illness or injury, from minor to the most complex. Come to the emergency center if you experience something sudden or unexpected, like an injury, chest pain, shortness of breath, severe stomach pain or bleeding you can’t stop.

We provide renowned specialty care for burns, heart conditions and much more. Our Emergency Room is also Joint Commission certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center. We are led by board-certified emergency doctors and specialists that are ready to help you 24/7. You’ll be surrounded by a team of people, working together to quickly get you the care you need.

Looking for your loved one? Call us at 651-254-3456. And find more information for emergency visitors.

Transfer a patient to Regions

Call our 24-hour hotline at 888-588-9855. Or get more information about transferring a patient.

What to bring to the Emergency center
  • Medications. Bring medications you’re taking or a list of your current medications. This includes prescriptions, over-the-counter medicines (ibuprofen, etc.), supplements and vitamins.
  • Medical equipment. Whatever you use every day that might help in your treatment.
  • Important phone numbers and contact information.
Meet your Emergency center care team

Our doctors, physician assistants and nurses are specially trained in emergency care. They’ll lead your care and coordinate with any specialty doctors you may need to get well.

Convenient care options for non-life threatening health concerns

Go to one of our HealthPartners urgent care clinics, or visit our online Virtuwell clinic.

Critical Care Research Center

We’re always looking at how we can improve your care and recovery. That’s why our onsite center conducts research in eight specialty areas, including emergency medicine, intensive care, burns and trauma.

We’re actively studying stroke, traumatic brain injuries, cardiac arrest resuscitation, blood clot prevention and pain management.

An advisory council of medical directors and hospital leaders oversees the center.

Care after sexual assault

If you’ve been sexually assaulted, our specially trained nurses will make sure you get the care and support you need. You’ll have a team of people at your side, every step of the way.

For emergency medicine residents

Train with top emergency medicine doctors. Learn about our residency program, student programs, fellowship opportunities and more.

For Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

We offer education classes for healthcare professionals from EMS, law enforcement, fire department, business/industry and clinical settings.

Minnesota Hospital Association’s Innovation of the Year 2016 award for large hospitals
Regions was recognized for significantly improving our evaluation and treatment of stroke patients. Our stroke care is now even faster and more efficient.

Related specialties
Level 1 Trauma Center

Get care for the most critical injuries in our state-of-the-art trauma center, featuring Level 1 pediatric trauma care and Level 1 adult trauma care. We can take care of your whole family in one place.

Burn Center

As one of the first burn centers in the country, we’ve spent more than 50 years taking care of adults and kids with all kinds of burns and wounds.

Top specialty care