Plantation General Hospital Emergency Department

401 NW 42 Ave
Plantation, FL 33317
Phone: (954) 587-5010

Map & Directions

Plantation General Hospital Pediatric ER

401 NW 42 Ave
Plantation, FL 33317
Phone: (954) 587-5010

Map & Directions
If you think you may be experiencing a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or 911.

Your closest emergency room in Plantation, Florida is never far away

For more than 53 years, Plantation General Hospital has allowed quick and easy access to emergency care for the Plantation, Sunrise, Fort Lauderdale and Broward County community. Our ER is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by ER physician specialists, highly trained nurses and other staff who commit their life’s work to patients in need. On average, patients see a qualified medical professional in 30 minutes or less, well above national averages.

If your family needs the services of an emergency room during a medical crisis, you can take comfort in knowing you will receive quality medical attention close to home.

Our emergency room staff can treat a variety of emergency conditions including:

  • Heart attack
  • Stroke
  • Allergic reactions
  • Heat stroke
  • Appendicitis
  • Concussions

Why choose Plantation General Hospital’s emergency room?

Our emergency triage program ensures you receive the treatment you need quickly, keeping your ER wait time to a minimum. Our medical staff is able to quickly determine the level of care needed, order medications and begin life-saving interventions. We also use the most advanced digital imaging tools such as ultrasound, MRI and CT scans.

When specialists are needed, Plantation General Hospital coordinates with physicians in every field of medical care. Our compact facility provides easy access to the vast resources of the HCA hospital network, which includes surgeons who excel in minimally invasive surgery.

In life-threatening emergencies, do not try to drive to the nearest emergency room

If you are experiencing a life-threatening medical emergency, don’t try to drive to the nearest emergency room. Instead, call 911 for transportation to the closest emergency room and immediate medical evaluation.

If you are not sure whether you should go to the emergency room, call (954) 321-4099 to ask one of our friendly nurses. Consult-A-Nurse is here for you 24/7.

Pediatric-friendly ER

Our hospital also includes a pediatric-friendly emergency room designed just for children’s care. Open 24/7, this area can treat kids from the tiniest of babies to fully grown teenagers.

Hand specialists on call

Plantation General Hospital is pleased to offer hand surgery services administered by hand specialists 24/7. Now we can urgently treat all hand injuries. Hand injuries our emergency room can treat include:

  • Hand crushing injuries
  • Amputations
  • Fractures
  • Lacerations