NYC Health + Hospitals’ health care system has full-service emergency care departments staffed by experienced and caring physicians, nurses, social workers and other health care professionals for people of all ages.
Life-threatening traumatic injuries can happen anywhere and at any time and may be caused by car accidents, sports accidents, falls, physical assaults or gun violence. While many injuries can be treated at the nearest hospital’s emergency room, trauma injuries need specialized care immediately. That’s what NYC Health + Hospitals’ Regional Trauma Centers provide at one of six specialized trauma centers:
NYC Health + Hospitals is ready when a psychiatric emergency happens. In fact, NYC Health + Hospitals has six specialized programs that provide a sensitive environment for the evaluation and treatment of any psychiatric emergency. Patients of any age are quickly assessed, and referred to the appropriate psychiatric program for treatment at the following locations:
NYC Health + Hospitals provides high quality health care to all New Yorkers, regardless of their ability to pay. But we’ll also help you find health insurance if you need it. Click here to learn more about MetroPlus, our affordable and comprehensive health insurance plan.
NYC Health + Hospitals provides emergency services at all of our hospitals and neighborhood health centers. We also offer specialized trauma and emergency psychiatric care centers. NYC Health + Hospitals can also help you avoid the emergency room and keep you healthy when you come in for regular check-ups. We have full wellness teams in every borough with extended hours that fit your busy schedule, dedicated to serving you and your family from the very first visit. Learn more about our extended hours.