Renown Health ER doctor with child patient

Trauma & Emergency Care

The Region’s Leader in Emergency Care and Trauma Services

Si experimenta una emergencia médica, llame al 911.

Renown Health is home to three 24/7 Emergency Rooms that provide the highest level of emergency and trauma care in the region:

  • Renown Regional Medical Center is the only Level II Trauma Center between Sacramento and Salt Lake City. Located near downtown Reno, this Emergency Room has several helipads and ambulance banks to intake patients requiring emergency care.
  • Renown Children’s Hospital is home to only Emergency Room in the region designed just for pediatric patients. This location is staffed by pediatric specialists and provides child-sized equipment and family-friendly waiting areas.
  • Renown South Meadows Medical Center includes South Reno’s first 24/7 Emergency Room. Located just off of I-580, this location is designed to treat patients who need immediate attention for emergencies.

5 Steps of Emergency Care

In case of sudden illness or injury, we're here for you. Know the five steps of emergency care at a Renown Emergency Room (ER).

  1. Triage
  2. Registration
  3. Care
  4. Reevaluation
  5. Discharge
Your Guide to ER Care

These locations handle emergencies, including:

  • Heart attack symptoms
  • Síntomas de un derrame cerebral
  • Broken bones
  • Dificultad para respirar
  • Convulsiones
  • Severe bleeding
  • Head injuries
  • Chest pains
  • Severe pain
  • Venomous stings and bites
  • Choking or poisoning

All of our Emergency Rooms are staffed by Northern Nevada Emergency Physicians, including pediatric specialists and physicians who have completed fellowship training in specialty areas such as sports medicine, ultrasound and emergency medical services.

Continued Care