Lifesaving emergency care

Handling emergencies of any kind

At Northern Arizona Healthcare, our Emergency Department care teams can deal with any emergency that comes through the door.

Together, we have Level I and Level IV trauma centers that provide around-the-clock coverage in neurosurgery and orthopedic surgery  as well as an on-call anesthesiologist. Our three emergency departments include:

This expertise lets us treat almost any condition or trauma, eliminating the need to travel to Phoenix. With the latest technology and expert, on-call ED physicians and staff, you can trust us to provide you and your loved ones with the best care possible.

Take a look at you'll find we have some of the lowest readmission rates in the country and our wait times are shorter than the national average.

Saving lives – one person at a time

Northern Arizona Healthcare excels in several critical areas to save hundreds of lives:

  • Our two medical centers are certified Cardiac Arrest Centers as designated by the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma System, and the Arizona Department of Health Services. 
  • We operate one Level I Trauma Center in Flagstaff offering around-the-clock coverage in neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery and an on-call anesthesiologist, as well as one Level 4 trauma center in the Verde Valley.
  • ​Flagstaff Medical Center was named a Primary Stroke Center by DNV Healthcare – one of four hospitals in Arizona to earn the accreditation. In the Verde Valley, we operate an innovative telestroke program.

In case of an emergency, call 911