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Highly trained emergency medical team ready to care for you — 24/7

Sharon Hospital's Emergency Department is staffed by emergency medicine specialists who provide a full spectrum of emergency and trauma care, from the treatment of minor illnesses and injuries to more serious medical emergencies. Patients typically experience short wait times in the ER, and are seen by a medical professional for rapid evaluation and treatment, or observation as needed.

You can trust Sharon Hospital Emergency Department. We are dedicated to providing excellent care during medical emergencies, with a focus on achieving the best possible patient outcomes and high patient satisfaction.

  • Our Emergency Department nurses have advanced certifications in pediatric, trauma, cardiac and stroke care.
  • We are a nationally designated Primary Stroke Center by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) and a TeleMedicine partner with Yale New Haven Hospital. When minutes matter, the stroke team at Sharon Hospital is ready to care for you — 24/7.
  • We are actively engaged in EMS activities and education, dedicating time and resources to training 16 volunteer ambulance squads in the community.
  • We are actively engaged in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) activities and education, dedicating time and resources to training 16 volunteer ambulance squads in the community. Through a fund developed by Sharon Hospital, the EMS Institute provides local ambulance workers with sophisticated training, speakers and educational materials. In recent years, the institute has offered a trauma course, a “farmedic” course for farm emergencies, a ropes rescue course and an ambulance driver’s course. Sharon Hospital emergency medicine specialists also provide medical oversight for volunteer ambulance units through the EMS Institute.