Emergency Services

Here when you need us.

When you need emergency care, we’re here for you 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Our Emergency departments, which include the region’s only Level I Trauma Center at Palmetto Health Richland, care for more than 220,000 patients a year.

Always call 911 if you’re experiencing:

  • Significant trauma
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Symptoms of a heart attack, such as crushing chest pain, pain in the left arm, sudden weakness or dizziness
  • Signs of a stroke, such as slurred speech, severe headache, weakness/numbness on one side of the face/body, loss of consciousness
Emergency Department locations

Palmetto Health Baptist
Taylor at Marion St.
Columbia, SC 29220
803-296-5050 map »

Palmetto Health Baptist Parkridge
400 Palmetto Health Pkwy.
Columbia, SC 29212
803-907-1700 map »

Palmetto Health Richland
5 Richland Medical Park Dr.
Columbia, SC 29203
803-434-6350 map »

Palmetto Health Tuomey
129 N. Washington St.
Sumter, SC 29150
803-774-9000 map »

Children’s emergency care
Located on the Richland campus, our Children’s Emergency Center is a Level II Pediatric Trauma Center with pediatric specialists available 24/7.

Non-emergency same-day care
If you need same-day care that is not an emergency, Palmetto Health offers several walk-in, urgent care and other same-day options.

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