Sharon Hospital’s Emergency Department is staffed by emergency medicine specialists who provide a full spectrum of emergency and trauma care 24 hours a day. Our team provides rapid evaluation and treatment of minor illnesses and injuries. Patients are seen by a medical professional within 19.6 minutes on average when they present our Emergency Department.
The Emergency Department nurses have advanced certifications in Pediatric, Trauma, Cardiac and Stroke care.
Sharon Hospital’s Emergency Department has been designated by the CT Department of Health as a Primary Stroke Center and is ranked the highest in the country for patient satisfaction and has received awards from HealthStream. And, our wait times are among the shortest in the country.
The emergency medicine specialists at Sharon Hospital are actively engaged in EMS activities and education. These specialists are involved in a myriad of activities such as serving on school boards and ambulance boards as well as being honored by the CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service and one physician, as CT Emergency Physician of the Year.
- Medical emergencies and trauma care
- Acute care
- Emergency Medical Services Institute
- Critical care
- Observation medicine
- Vaccinations and medical injections