Emergency Services at Research Medical Center

emergency servicesIf you are having a medical emergency, please call 911.

In an emergency, every second matters. That’s why Research Medical Center offers emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week for people of all ages. We have board–certified physicians in Emergency Medicine and critical care nurses and support staff who are available around the clock. We offer:

  • Level 1 Trauma Center and the only hospital in Kansas City with board-certified surgeons in-house 24/7
  • Technologically advanced monitoring systems, an electronic medication system and on-staff cardiologists who have the capability to monitor EKG results from a remote location.
  • A Joint Commission Certified Advanced Heart Failure Center and Certified Primary Stroke Center
  • A Computerized Physician Order Entry System that eliminates handwriting errors.
  • ER wait times publicly available via text or online.

Conditions that we treat in the Emergency Department include:

Whether you are experiencing a minor emergency or a life-threatening situation, we can provide the emergency care you need. We are located at 71 Highway and Meyer Boulevard.


      • 2012 HHS Organ Donation Silver Medal of Honor
          • 2013 ACTION Registry®–GWTG™ Platinum Performance Achievement
                  • 2013 Get With The Guidelines® Heart Failure - Gold Plus Honor Roll
                    • 2013 Get With The Guidelines® Stroke - Gold Plus
                          • 2013 Mission: Lifeline® - Bronze
                              • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
                                        • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™ 2012