The Department of Emergency Medicine provides clinical care in a number of exciting and diverse venues offering a remarkable breadth and depth of care for our patients.
Whether it's preparing for or coping with disaster, we're here for you.
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Around-the-clock medical command direction to Philadelphia Fire Department EMS personnel as well as providers from multiple suburban ambulance services.
A diagnostic imaging modality deployed and interpreted in real-time by the physician, to get immediate information at the bedside about the condition of a patient.
With one of the most comprehensive programs in the nation, Penn Medicine is a leader in advancing hyperbaric oxygen therapy research and treatment.
A short stay unit for patients needing observation for a specific diagnosis.
Quality Improvement and Safety
A formal process to objectively and systematically monitor and evaluate the quality, appropriateness, efficiency, safety, and effectiveness of care.
Resuscitation and Critical Care
A leader in the field of resuscitation for over 10 years. State-of-the-art treatment and management in emergency critical care.
Providing clinical support and education for the care of patients with suspected poisoning or adverse effects of medications.
Caring for injured and complex trauma patients in the HUP emergency department.
Keeping you safe outside the country.