When your care can’t wait, MacNeal Hospital’s Emergency Department is here to help, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We know that time is of the essence when experiencing an emergency, which is why we regularly update your available medical information within our computer database and allow you to check-in online before you arrive.
The MacNeal Hospital Emergency Department has approximately 66,000 visits per year. It serves the communities of Berwyn, Cicero, Stickney, Brookfield and Southwestern portions of Chicago.
The Emergency Department is proud to be an accredited Chest Pain Center in the State of Illinois, Primary Stroke Center, Level II Trauma Center and is recognized as an Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics (EDAP) by the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) program for having the essential resources and capabilities in place to meet the emergency and critical care needs of seriously ill and injured children.
About Our Team
Our physicians are board certified in emergency medicine and staff the department at all times. Emergency nursing care is provided 24 hours a day by registered nurses, paramedics and emergency medical technicians.