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Emergency Care at OU Medical Center
  • OU Medical Center’s emergency department is focused on saving lives 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We treat life-threatening illness and injuries every day, including trauma, stroke, heart attacks and other emergency conditions.
  • Because we are a part of OU Medicine, we have access to more specialists and subspecialists than anywhere else in the state.
  • OU Medicine’s Comprehensive Stroke Center was one of the first centers in Oklahoma to achieve certification for excellence by the Joint Commission and American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
  • At OU Medical Center, you have access to state-of-the-art lifesaving technology, including ECMO, cardiac catheterization and electrophysiology lab for patients needing heart and vascular care when minutes count.

Know When to Go to the ER

It’s important to know when to go to the ER, because life threatening events like heart attacks and strokes can’t wait. People across the country have been delaying going to the emergency room because of COVID-19 fears. With rapid triaging, extensive testing and safety protocols, OU Medical Center is the safest place to be when serious symptoms strike. Don’t delay getting care the care you need, because every minute matters.

OU Medical Center, emergency care you can trust.

Continuing to Keep You Safe

As a patient or caregiver, it is okay to feel anxious about COVID-19. At OU Medicine, we are taking extra steps to ensure that we are making the safety of your family and our healthcare team our top priority, including:

  • Universal masking of all staff, patients and visitors

  • Enhanced safety and clinical quality protocols and additional measures to limit the spread of COVID-19

  • Adequate supply of PPE for providers and patients

Specifically, the ER at OU Medical Center is separating all patients from COVID-19 areas and is implementing layouts and strategies so that ERs are as safe as possible for non-COVID-19 and COVID-19 conditions.

Our Location
  • OU Medical Center
    700 NE 13th St.
    Oklahoma City, OK 73104

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