Emergency Room in Westlake, OH

UH St. John ER in Westlake is Open, 24 Hours a Day, 365 Days a Year

440-827-5531
29000 Center Ridge Road
Westlake, OH 44145
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For life-threatening emergencies, always call 9-1-1.

At UH St. John Medical Center in Westlake, OH, our ER experts provide high-quality 24/7 care for adult and pediatric patients in need of emergency medical services. Our experts are trained to handle the most challenging cases, time-sensitive surgeries and traumatic injuries for every emergency from chest pain to trauma – and everything in between.

Features and Services at UH St. John Westlake ER

The emergency room specialists at UH St. John deliver fast emergency care that is close to home. At our facility in Westlake, OH, patients and their loved ones have access to the following:

  • 24 patient rooms, including six fast track treatment rooms to quickly serve adults and children with minor illnesses or injuries
  • Level III trauma center
  • Accredited Chest Pain Clinic
  • Primary Stroke Center
  • Bedside registration to lessen patient anxiety and maintain privacy
  • Access to care at Cleveland’s premier health care system and top-ranked specialists
  • Expanded capabilities that allow for faster treatment of chest pain and stroke
  • High-quality 24/7, 365 emergency care for adult and pediatric patients
  • Manage health record online through MyUHCare
  • MEDEVAC helicopter transport availability
  • Negative air examination rooms equipped with reverse ventilation to reduce the spread of airborne contaminants
  • Readily available diagnostic imaging and lab services
  • Staff trained in cardiac resuscitation and the treatment of heart events

Common Symptoms Treated at UH Emergency Hospital in Westlake

  • A sudden severe headache
  • Broken bones
  • Chest pain
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Head trauma
  • Loss of vision or blurriness
  • Poisoning
  • Seizures or loss of consciousness
  • Severe burns
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sudden numbness
  • Uncontrolled bleeding

Child-Friendly Emergency Care

UH St. John Emergency Room is home to UH Rainbow emergency services for pediatric patients. These pediatric emergency care services provides access to board-certified ER physicians that have experience in treating children of all ages, in a comfortable and safe facility. By choosing the pediatric emergency room services at UH St. John in Westlake, OH, patients and their families have immediate access to the experts and available resources of University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital in Cleveland, the region’s only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, if their child requires more advanced medical attention.

Treatment in Westlake For Minor Illness or Injury

In the event of a life-threatening emergency, patients should call 9-1-1 or visit the nearest emergency room immediately. If you do not have a life-threatening medical condition,, a visit to a UH Urgent Care or UH Convenient Care may be more appropriate. Or, maybe your can fit you in that day. Perhaps, you can take advantage of our newest option – UH Virtual Visit.

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