Emergency Room - 24/7 Care

Health issues don't take nights and weekends off. Our quality care and treatment don't either.

Call 9-1-1 if you or a loved one is experiencing a medical emergency. 

Wilson Medical Center 
1705 Tarboro Street
Wilson, NC 27893
For hospital inquiries, please call 252-399-8040.

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About our Emergency Room Services

At Wilson Medical Center, our Emergency Room (ER) team is staffed 24/7 with emergency physicians, nurses and staff who are trained in providing emergency care. Our team combines advanced training with compassionate service to be ready for you or your family when you need it the most.

What to Expect in our ER

As a patient, you will be cared for by staff trained to respond to any type of medical emergency. We understand a visit to the ER can be a very stressful time; therefore, you should expect us to communicate with you and guide you through your situation. You should always ask questions if you do not understand.

Quality Emergency Care

The national recognition we’ve earned demonstrates our staff’s commitment to providing the highest quality of care including:

American College of Cardiology Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Wilson Medical Center received Chest Pain Center accreditation from the American College of Cardiology. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the best heart care treatment available. As an accredited facility, we use the newest methods and best practices in heart care to ensure that our patients receive:

  • Right care at the right time to minimize or eliminate heart damage due to heart attack
  • Timely and accurate diagnoses to reduce the disruption to your life and get you back home as soon as possible
  • Help and communication to better understand how to respond to your heart emergencies
  • Improved quality of life after a heart episode

Learn more about chest pain awareness 

Certified Stroke Care Right Here

Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center certification is awarded only to hospitals that meet standards set by The Joint Commission for being a leader in the identification, intervention and treatment of stroke care for patients.Certified primary stroke centers consistently set a higher standard of care for stroke patients, as their program has demonstrated that it meets critical elements of performance to achieve long-term success in improving outcomes for stroke patients. To our hospital team, achieving Primary Stroke Center certification is an important accomplishment. To our community, it's assurance that the resources and quality care for stroke treatment will be ready and waiting when needed. 

Recognize Emergency Symptoms:

Two of the most common life-threatening emergencies are heart attacks and strokes. Timely treatment is crucial!

Heart attack symptoms 

Stroke symptoms