St. Luke’s Emergency Services & Urgent Care in Cedar Rapids
St. Luke’s Emergency Room has the most experienced hospital ER team in Cedar Rapids. Our 3 Urgent Care Clinics offer convenient locations throughout the metro area to treat your family’s minor illnesses or injuries.
Unsure if you need the ER or Urgent Care?
Find the expert care you expect and the compassion you deserve – when it matters most. Call My Nurse at (877) 242-8899 for 24-hour health information, or find out if your condition requires a visit to the ER.
Cedar Rapids’ Trusted ER
St. Luke’s ER is ready for anything, even if you’re not. Expect speedy treatment from the area’s most experience ER team, whether you’re experiencing a catastrophic injury or illness or scraped knees and sore throats.
As the second busiest ER in the state, we treat over 55,000 patients a year, and each month answer about 600 ambulance calls. Our larger, renovated space was designed for easier access and faster service and includes 34 private patient rooms.
Our ER staff includes doctors trained in emergency medicine and specially trained registered nurses and emergency medical technicians. St. Luke’s and the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics partner to offer the state’s only emergency medicine residency program, which is based at St. Luke’s.
St. Luke’s ER is also home to Lifeguard Air Ambulance. The blue helicopter has been a familiar sight in the skies around Cedar Rapids since 1981, and today flies an average of 30 transports each month.
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St. Luke’s Hospital has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from The Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. This accreditation is given to hospitals that have achieved a higher level of expertise in working with patients who arrive with symptoms of a heart attack.
Learn more about the accreditation.