Emergency Room at UH St. John Medical Center

Providing Fast, Efficient Care When Every Second Counts

University Hospitals St. John Medical Center located in Westlake, Ohio delivers 24-hour emergency care for adults and children in a state-of-the-art facility. Our emergency room offers immediate access to an expert team of multidisciplinary specialists and is equipped with the most advanced technology available.

440-827-5531
29000 Center Ridge Road
Westlake, OH 44145
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Be seen within 30 minutes at UH

In emergency situations, you need expert medical care fast. When you choose a University Hospitals emergency rooms, you will be seen within 30 minutes of your arrival. UH is committed to providing quality care quickly. Your treatment begins quickly so you spend less time waiting.

For life-threatening emergencies, always call 9-1-1.

Features and Services

UH St. John Medical Center emergency specialists are highly trained to deliver fast, expert care that is close to home. At our facility, patients and their loved ones have access to:

  • 24/7 pediatric emergency services
  • 28 patient rooms, including six fast track treatment rooms to quickly serve adults and children with minor illnesses or injuries
  • Bedside registration with wireless computer technology
  • Radiology capabilities and bedside ultrasound system
  • Immediate blood work test results at the bedside
  • Level III trauma center
  • Accredited Chest Pain Clinic
  • Primary Stroke Center
  • Hazardous treatment room with outside access for people exposed to industrial or hazardous chemicals and materials

Child-Friendly Care

Pediatric emergency services are provided by board-certified emergency medicine physicians experienced in pediatric emergencies. In addition, a pediatrician is available 24 hours a day for face-to-face consultations. UH St. John Medical Center offers a separate pediatric emergency waiting area with kid-friendly décor and activities, as well as expanded child life services, respiratory therapy and family-centered care.

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.

Hold a Spot Online

Patients can check in and wait whenever they are most comfortable by using our online self-scheduling service powered by InQuicker. A patient can select a time slot and a place will be held for them when they arrive. Please use the InQuicker button to the right hand side of this 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.