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If you or someone you know is experiencing an emergency, always call 911 first.

When the unexpected happens, it’s important to know where to go for the emergency care you need. Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is equipped to handle any emergency situation, big or small, and at any time of the day or night. Our emergency room (ER) utilizes a Fast Track system for prioritizing urgent cases and provides specialized emergency services in pediatric, cardiac/chest pain, stroke, trauma care and more.

Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is nationally accredited as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and is the only state-accredited Level II Adult Trauma Center in Pinellas County. Each year, our ER cares for approximately 50,000 patients, including more than 2,500 critically ill or injured trauma patients.

Our state-of-the-art technology and expert emergency team have distinguished Bayfront Health St. Petersburg as a regional leader in adult and pediatric emergency care.

Our ER Team and Technology

Our ER is led by board-certified emergency physicians working together with a highly skilled team of emergency room nurses, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. In addition, a team of physicians in a broad range of specialty areas is always on call. And local emergency medical services work closely with our ER to ensure the best emergency care for our community.

We offer a wide spectrum of emergency services, including extensive diagnostic imaging, laboratory services, cardiac catheterization labs and operating rooms.