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Emergency Medicine

Emergencies can happen at any time. That’s when you can count on the emergency departments of Covenant Health. We’re here for you 24/7/365.


Call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room if you experience any of the following*:

  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Weakness/numbness on one side
  • Slurred speech
  • Fainting
  • Severe burns or bleeding
  • Head or eye injury
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Broken bones and dislocated joints
  • Fever with a rash
  • Seizures
  • Severe cuts that may require stitches
  • Severe cold or flu symptoms
  • Vaginal bleeding with pregnancy
  • Severe allergic reactions such as hives or swelling of the face, lips, eyes or tongue 

*When arriving at the Emergency Room, patients with life-threatening injuries or illnesses are seen immediately.  Patients who are determined to have non life-threatening conditions may experience a longer wait time. Our goal is to treat all emergency patients as quickly as possible. If you are unsure whether you require a visit to the emergency room, contact your physician or conduct a virtual urgent care visit. 

Find a Covenant Health Emergency Room Near You

Claiborne Medical Center – 423-526-2220

Cumberland Medical Center – 931-484-9511

Fort Loudoun Medical Center – 865-271-6035

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center –  865-331-3134

LeConte Medical Center – 865-446-8800

Methodist Medical Center – 865-835-3400

Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System – 423-492-5404

Parkwest Medical Center – 865-373-1130

Roane Medical Center – 865-316-3100