emergency medicine

Emergency Services

​​​​​​​​​​FOR ​A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY, CALL 911 
OR GO TO THE NEAREST EMERGENCY ROOM IMMEDIATELY.
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You can't plan for emergencies. But, when the worst happens, SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City and in Mexico, Missouri, offer the best emergency treatment services in the area. ​

​Our 24 hour 7 day a week ​emergency services include:

  • Highly trained, compassionate medical staff dedicated solely to emergency care
  • Individual patient rooms to promote patient privacy
  • On-site imaging with brand new, state-of-the-art equipment
  • Direct bedside registration

We commonly treat patients suffering from:​

  • Burn injuries 
  • Emotional distress
  • Difficulty speaking
  • Sudden blurred vision
  • Loss of conciousness
  • Seizures
  • Coughing up or vomiting blood
  • Deep cuts or bleeding that won't stop
  • Fractures with bones showing
  • Overdoses or poisoning​

If you are experiencing a minor emergency, you can hold your place online​.

    Before Selecting Your Appointment,

    there are some circumstances that require our assistance with scheduling.

    Please verify the following before proceeding:
    • I am age 35 or older.
    • I am NOT experiencing any issues, such as a lump, nipple discharge or other changes.
    • I was not diagnosed with breast cancer within the last three years.
    • I have not breast fed within the last six months.
    • It has been one year or more since my last appointment.
    If you have one or more of the above circumstances, please Connect By Phone. Otherwise, Confirm & Proceed.