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Picture of one male Physician and three Nurses (two females and one male) rushing a patient down a hallway on a stretcher to the ER.

Emergency Services

Garfield Medical Center's Emergency Room provides 24-hour emergency care

The ER Department at Garfield Medical Center:

provides high-quality care to all emergency patients
fully addresses all patients' and patients' families' needs
initiates immediate treatment for all emergencies

A designated triage nurse is always on staff and every person presented to the ER is assessed by a medical professional within 15-20 minutes of his or her arrival, and is then treated in either the fast track or standard ER area.

ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) Receiving Center

Garfield Medical Center is a (STEMI) Receiving Center. This makes Garfield one of the few hand-picked hospitals in Los Angeles County recognized for the excellence and timeliness of its care for true heart-attack patients.


The ER is staffed with physicians whose specialties include:

General Medicine
Family Practice
Interventional Cardiology
General Surgery
Plastic Surgery

Garfield ER offers the following:

Cardiopulmonary services
Cath lab services
Access to operating suites
Obstetrical services
Anesthesia services
Translation services
X-ray technicians and radiology services
Clinical laboratory services
Social services are available during normal business hours.
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