Emergency Services

Emergency Services

The Emergency Department (ED) at Chinese Hospital is licensed as a Basic Emergency Medical Service, It has 7 exam rooms and 4 obervation beds. The Emergency Department is equipped and maintained at all times by qualified nursing personnel to receive patients with urgent medical problems and provides board certified emergency physician service within a reasonable time.

The Emergency Department provides evaluation and treatment to patients of all ages and varying levels of illnesses (minor to critical.) When you come to the facility and request emergency care, you are first seen by the staff RN and given a medical screening examination by the ED physician accordingly. The scope of the examination depends on your present complaint and your medical history. The process may range from a simple examination (such as a brief history and physical) to a complex examination that may include laboratory tests, diagnostic imaging, lumbar punctures, other diagnostic tests and procedures and the use of on-call physician specialists. You are evaluated for response to treatment and may be admitted to the hospital, transferred for further necessary treatment not provided by the facility, or discharged with follow-up instructions.

Location:

845 Jackson Street, Floor B1, San Francisco, CA 94133 (New Patient Tower)

Hours:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Phone:

1-415-677-2300