Emergency Care

We are Right Beside You 24/7/365. In 2016, Reid Health Emergency Services had 44,657 ED visits. Less than 1% of these were transferred to another facility, because we can care for your needs right here in Richmond!

Reid Health’s Emergency Department has been honored as an “Emergency Center of Excellence” by providing quality emergency care to thousands every year.


Reid Health’s Emergency Department Helipad

Reid’s ED includes:

  • An on site 24/7 Interventional Cardiac Cath Lab
  • A Chest Pain Center
  • 38 beds
  • Two major trauma bays
  • A team of experienced long-term physicians, nurses and support staff.
    • Our providers have an average experience of over 17 years in Emergency Department Care
    • 4 Advanced Practice Nurses
    • 13 Board Certified Physicians

Reid’s ED has residency-trained, board-certified emergency specialists on staff around the clock.

The Emergency Center of Excellence designation is linked to more than 100 key performance indicators and includes seven categories:emexlogo

  • Safety
  • Satisfaction
  • Space
  • Staff
  • Support
  • Systems
  • Solvency

The facilities include a helipad just outside the department and our team is directly involved with numerous EMS services in our region.