Emergency Department

Emergency Department

For more information, please call: (574) 267-3200 (574) 267-3200

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Kosciusko Community Hospital offers emergency care services when you need them most. The emergency department team is ready to assist you in emergency situations with all board certified ER physicians.

KCH is the only emergency department in the county that is an accredited chest pain center and accredited stroke center, and we work with local EMS teams throughout the area to provide prompt and professional, readily available emergency care.

SCPC CPC Accredited

We offer a large waiting area with private registration, two triage rooms, three critical care rooms, two OB/GYN rooms, two pediatric exam rooms, one ear nose and throat exam room, two orthopedic/minor procedure rooms, one isolation room, five general exam rooms and two observation rooms. All patient care rooms have cardiac monitor capability. A radiology room and film processing is located in the ECC for immediate access by the medical team.

To show our dedication to serving you during an emergency, Kosciusko Community Hospital participates in a 30-Minutes-or-Less ER Service Pledge.

KCH is an accredited chest pain center. This means that processes are in place to quickly diagnose and treat chest pain patients. The emergency department houses specialized cardiac rooms, and nurses specially trained in cardiac care staff the center, which is accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers.

Kosciusko Community Hospital, which is recognized nationally for its care of stroke patients, is a primary stroke center. According to The Joint Commission, which bestows this designation, primary stroke certification is the Gold Seal of Approval™ for quality and safety. The center is recertified every three years.

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LUTHERAN HEALTH NETWORK
BLUFFTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER | DUKES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL | DUPONT HOSPITAL* | KOSCIUSKO COMMUNITY HOSPITAL*
LUTHERAN HEALTH PHYSICIANS | LUTHERAN HOSPITAL* | MEDSTAT | THE ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL* | REDIMED | REHABILITATION HOSPITAL*
ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL*

*A physician owned hospital.

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.
*ER wait times are door to clinical professional and can change quickly depending on the urgency of patients that arrive by ambulance. Lutheran Health Network provides care to patients with life-threatening illnesses first.
Kosciusko Community Hospital is owned in part by physicians.
Patient results may vary. Consult your physician about the benefits and risks of any surgical procedure or treatment.