Three ERs serving Largo and Clearwater
If you think you may be experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.
Accidents happen fast. Emergency care should too.
Whether facing anything from a life-threatening illness or injury to a common bump or bruise, the Largo Medical Center Emergency Department staff prides itself on remarkable wait times.
When emergencies happen fast, our three emergency rooms in Largo and Clearwater are known for our excellent average ER wait times. Our emergency care physicians, nurses and specialists are prepared 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
- 27 patient beds at LMC 14th Street Campus
- 18 patient beds at LMC Indian Rocks Rd Campus (Including 4 Behavioral Health ER beds)
- 12 patient beds at ER 24/7® in Clearwater
- Staffed with emergency medicine specialists
- Referral capabilities to physicians in all medical specialties who are on immediate call in case of emergency.
Severe stomach pain
Our facility features specialized gastrointestinal care for patients with stomach pain or digestive conditions. We provide a range of services, from indigestion to appendicitis treatment. Staffed with expert gastroenterologists and specially trained nurses, we treat minor and major GI conditions.
Symptoms for more serious GI conditions include:
- Chest pain or difficulty breathing
- Stomach pain so severe you cannot do anything else
- Bloody or black diarrhea
- Vomit with blood or dark fluid
- Unable to keep fluids down due to consistent vomiting
If you or someone you know is experiencing any of these symptoms, call 911 or go to one of our three emergency rooms.
Behavioral health emergency room
In another effort to meet the needs of the community, Largo Medical Center has a 4-bed behavioral health emergency room. It's located at Largo Medical Center on Indian Rocks Road.
This 4-bed behavioral health emergency room is designed to meet the needs of patients who are experiencing a mental health crisis. It provides a comfortable atmosphere for patients while incorporating the most up-to-date safety features. Patients will be medically screened for the most appropriate service available and may be referred to an outpatient setting, transferred to another facility or admitted into the hospital's behavioral health unit for treatment.
Behavioral health related conditions that can be treated at Largo Medical Center include:
- Symptoms of depression
- Symptoms of anxiety
- Thoughts of harm to self or others
- Advantages of this 4-Bed Behavioral Health Emergency Room at Largo Medical Center include:
- Private, secure rooms
- Staff who are experienced in managing mental health emergencies
- The connection to a fully-staffed and serviced in-house behavioral health department