Our Emergency Department is open for 24-hour care for all medical problems, staffed by full-time emergency medicine physicians and nurses.
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a verified Level II Trauma Center according to the American College of Surgeons (ACS). This means that Lahey Hospital & Medical Center has a dedicated team of specially trained doctors, nurses and allied health professionals to care for the most critically injured patients 24 hours a day 7 days a week with a full range of specialists and equipment.
Expert trauma care at Lahey does not stop in our Emergency Department it spans throughout the continuum of the patients stay to discharge. The Trauma Service also provides Injury prevention and outreach to our surrounding communities.