Emergency Medicine

Need emergency care now? Know when and where to go.

Four E.R. locations across the Puget Sound region for emergency care you can rely on, day or night, 24/7.

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Convenient care, in your neighborhood.

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Emergency Medicine


Know when to go to the emergency room.

If you experience significant changes in your physical or mental functions and fear you have a serious, life-threatening illness or injury that could require emergency medical, surgical or psychiatric attention, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

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Trauma Care

You’ll receive comprehensive, coordinated and specialized critical care for all major injuries at the region’s only Level 1 trauma center.

Burn Care

Verification distinguishes a burn center's capabilities of providing high quality burn care. Ours is the only verified burn center in Washington.

Heart Care

Our world-renowned care team are leading experts in cardiothoracic surgery and will help you get the care you need right away.

Stroke Care

With three stroke centers in the Seattle area, UW Medicine consistently provides the highest standard of care for all types of strokes, 24/7.

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Meet Our Providers

Our board-certified physicians and nurses are at the ready to treat you.

Airlift Northwest

The Pacific Northwest’s premiere air-ambulance service and the region’s first flying intensive care unit, Airlift Northwest flies 3,800 patients a year.

Urgent Care


Should I go to urgent care instead?

Primary care clinic closed? Our six urgent-care clinic locations offer immediate care on a walk-in basis and extended evening and weekend hours. Urgent care can provide attention for the sudden onset of non-life-threatening problems or issues that could become worse without treatment.

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Virtual Clinic


UW Medicine Virtual Clinic

On-demand care for the whole family, from wherever you are—24/7, 365 days a year. Board-certified physicians and nurse practitioners diagnose, treat and prescribe medications over the phone or by video for a variety of minor illnesses and injuries. No appointments necessary, no hidden fees, Medicare and some insurance accepted.

$35 per visit

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