Emergency Room at UH Geauga Medical Center

Expert Emergency Care for Adults and Children, 24 Hours a Day

When injury or illness requires immediate medical care, the state-of-the-art Norma N. Chapman Emergency Center at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center is equipped to provide rapid evaluation and treatment 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

440-285-6000
13207 Ravenna Road
Chardon, OH 44024
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Features and Services

Named after lifelong Chardon resident Norma N. Chapman, our new and expanded emergency room is twice as large as the previous facility and incorporates the latest technology while allowing for greater patient privacy and comfort.

The emergency room at UH Geauga Medical Center offers:

  • Pediatric emergency services with 24-hour observation unit
  • Staff led by board-certified physicians
  • Emergency staff trained in in cardiac resuscitation and the treatment of heart events, including the use of thrombolytic (TPA) therapy
  • Online check-in service
  • Training for area EMS providers
  • Access to advanced care at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Child-Friendly Care

UH Geauga Medical Center offers kid-friendly emergency and urgent care services provided by board-certified emergency physicians with experience in children’s care.

The Geauga Emergency Services team also operates an observation unit for families whose children requires more attention. After careful examination by our team, we are able to provide observation for a 24-hour period for conditions such as asthma, fractures, infections, fever, dehydration, seizures and vomiting.

Our emergency experts have a direct connection to the nationally ranked University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, the region’s only Level I pediatric trauma center, for any child that needs more advanced medical attention. Our care team will also make sure to keep in close communication with each child’s primary care provider.

ED Direct for Prompt Care

With ED Direct at UH Geauga Medical Center, a nurse will immediately begin the care experience with our patient registration process. After symptoms and vital signs are recorded, the patient is taken to one of our comfortable, state-of-the-art examination rooms for a more detailed assessment of their condition. This includes documenting current medications, allergies and risk factors which may impact care. This comprehensive approach to swift action provides our physicians and clinical staff with an accurate picture of the health of the patient for efficient diagnosis and improved outcomes.

Training in Emergency Services

UH Geauga Medical Center is the region's leader in training and emergency care protocol development. Our emergency staff works closely with the region's EMS providers. Training programs include:

  • Continuing medical education
  • CPR training
  • Basic life support
  • Advanced cardiac life support
  • Pediatric advanced life support

Hold a Spot Online

Patients can check in and wait wherever they are most comfortable using our online self-scheduling service powered by InQuicker. Patient can select a time slot and a place will be held for them, so that when they arrive, we can take care of them and allow them to get back to their lives sooner. Please use the InQuicker button on the right hand side of the page to check in online.

For Minor Illness or Injury

In the event of a minor illness or injury, patients should visit the nearest urgent care.

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