Welcome to Health Central Hospital’s Emergency Department

When you choose Orlando Health for your next ER visit, you’re choosing state-of-the-art medical care from Central Florida’s leader in emergency medicine and trauma care. Whether based in a hospital or freestanding pavilion, our network of ERs gives you access to the best available emergency care just minutes from your neighborhood. We're experienced and equipped to treat all members of your family — from infants and children, to teens and adults.

Our specially trained emergency medicine team provides treatment for minor to major life-threatening injuries and illnesses. Our ER team is stroke certified by the American Health Care Association as well as expertly trained in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and neonatal resuscitation. So, whether it’s chest pain, a child’s broken arm or another urgent medical concern, the Orlando Health – Health Central Hospital ER is here to serve you and your family.

For severe trauma cases or those needing a higher level of care, immediate transport by air or ambulance is available from each of our ERs to Central Florida’s only Level One Trauma Center at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center or Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children.

When to Visit an Emergency Room

Emergency rooms are designed to handle life- or limb-threatening conditions. Visit an emergency room if you or a loved one experience:

  • Broken or dislocated bones
  • Chest pain
  • Deep cuts or burns
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Seizures
  • Serious allergic reactions
  • Severe trouble breathing
  • Trauma injuries

These lists are not all-inclusive. Always rely on your best judgment to determine if you need emergency care.

If you or someone you know is experiencing an emergency always call 911 first.