Humboldt County Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Department provides emergency care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for your convenience. We are proud to staff our Emergency Department around the clock with highly skilled registered nurses, paramedics, EMT’s and ED techs dedicated to Emergency Nursing. All of our registered nurses have advanced training in adult and pediatric emergency procedures and trauma care, and collectively bring nearly 150 years of experience to the practice of Emergency Medicine. Our paramedics, EMT’s and techs that assist in the ED are highly trained, caring and professional individuals who help to provide our patients with exceptional care.
We offer the latest diagnostic and monitoring equipment, plus the 24 hour availability of our complete Laboratory, Radiology, Respiratory and hospital owned Ambulance services. In addition to our local physician coverage, we have immediate access to many area specialty physicians to assist in providing the most comprehensive care to our patients.
Humboldt County Memorial Hospital is certified as a Community Trauma Care Facility by the Iowa Department of Public Health, Bureau of EMS, providing our community with an organized Trauma Team that is ready to respond, treat, and stabilize time critical injuries, and coordinate ground or air transport to appropriate regional Trauma Facilities. We have a Heliport located conveniently near our Emergency Department and utilize the air services from Fort Dodge, Des Moines, Mason City, Iowa City and Rochester.
Our staff at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital Emergency Department promises that you are ALWAYS our priority and we are dedicated to providing you with an exceptional ED experience.