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Emergency Services

When a medical emergency happens, you want exceptional care as quickly as possible. Our physicians, nurses and other skilled professionals are here to take care of you when you need it the most.

Emergency care in Burien

Our experienced emergency providers and staff offer you:

  • 24/7 care, including an on-site Cardiac Catheterization Lab for heart attack and other emergencies
  • A Certified Primary Stroke Center
  • A Level IV Trauma Center with physicians and registered nurses certified in emergency medicine and advanced cardiac life support
  • Private treatment rooms
  • A fast-track treatment area for patients with less complex needs
  • Bedside patient registration
  • A dedicated observation unit offering greater comfort for patients who need observation for longer periods of time for chest pain or other conditions

A visit to Emergency Services can be very stressful. You can rely on our highly trained, experienced physicians and nurses for superior care for any emergency. Our St. Anne Hospital emergency teams have earned recognition from The Joint Commission, including:

  • Advanced certification as a Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
  • Accredited hospital care by The Joint Commission

Choosing the right care location

Find the right level of care at the right time at Virginia Mason Franciscan Health:

Emergency services

For very serious or life-threatening conditions or trauma

Primary care

For common illnesses, minor injuries, routine health exams and long-term health maintenance

Urgent care

For same-day care when your regular doctor isn’t available

Virtual Urgent Care

For 24-hour care via phone or secure web chat with board-certified doctors or nurse practitioners

Learn more about all four levels of our health care services and choosing the right care location.