Emergency Care
  • 24/7 Emergency Care

  • The Emergency Room is for severely ill or severely injured patients only.

    No COVID-19 tests are available for the general public

    Visit the Maryland State website for testing locations.

    If you are severely ill or severely injured and need emergency care, please proceed to the registration desk. We thank you for your patience as we are experiencing longer wait times. 

  • A medical emergency can happen at any time.

    That’s why our Emergency Department provides high-quality services and compassionate care 24/7.

    If you're experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.

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    Take comfort in knowing we’re here when you need us. Our expert Emergency Room care team is available around-the-clock to ensure you get the swift and targeted treatment you need.

    Luminis Health Anne Arundel Medical Center provides comprehensive emergency services for more than 100,000 area residents each year. And we’re ready at a moment’s notice. With an award-winning cardiac team. With a certified stroke center. And with a dedicated pediatric emergency room.

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  • COVID-19 Safety Measures 

    Your health and safety are our top priority, and the way we care for you has been adjusted to safely meet your needs during this time. We know you have concerns. But we’re safe, ready and open to continue caring for you with the same trusted emergency services you’ve come to expect from us. Take a moment to read our safety and visitor guidelines.

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    It’s Easier Than Ever to Get Emergency Care

    Emergencies are often unexpected, but you can still have a plan. Knowing where to find trusted, nearby care goes a long way when a medical crisis makes it hard to think clearly.

    You can find the skilled and compassionate Emergency Room team at: 
    Luminis Health Anne Arundel Medical Center 
    Hospital Pavilion South 
    2001 Medical Parkway 
    Annapolis, MD 21401 

    Get directions here  

    When you arrive, you can use our front drop off or park for free in Garage A.

    Know When It’s Time to Head to the ER

    Medical emergencies appear in many ways, but you should take any of the following symptoms seriously: 

    • Chest pain 
    • Difficulty breathing, shortness of breath or the feeling that something is sitting on your chest 
    • Difficulty speaking 
    • Sudden confusion or changes in mental status 
    • Sudden or severe pain 
    • Thoughts of hurting yourself or others 
    • Uncontrolled bleeding 
    • Unusual pain in your abdomen 
    • Upper abdominal pain or pressure 
    • Vision changes 
    • Vomiting or diarrhea that won’t seem to stop 
    • Weakness, dizziness or fainting     

    Call 911 for life-threating issues or if it’s unsafe to drive.  

    Alternatives to the Emergency Room   

    If your situation is not a true emergency, Luminis Health offers CareConnectNow. CareConnectNow is a flat-fee telehealth urgent care service. We provide expert care for many conditions that need immediate, but not emergency, attention. 

    Luminis Health also offers urgent care mental health services.