Parking is available in the Upland Avenue Garage adjacent to the Emergency Department. Valet parking is also available outside the ER outpatient entrance, Mon. through Fri., from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Additional garage parking is available in two garages on Medical Center Boulevard and a limited amount of on-street parking is available near the ER. The Patient Access Check-Out office covers the cost of parking for patients while they are in our Emergency Department. A parking pass is provided at checkout.
Crozer Regional Trauma Center
Crozer’s Emergency Department is home to the Crozer Regional Trauma Center, the only trauma center in Delaware County. The Regional Level II Trauma Center features a dedicated team of trauma surgeons, certified nurse practitioners, operating room staff and shock/trauma unit staff that provides care to victims of trauma and burn emergencies. Orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons and many others are always available to help treat our most critically injured patients. In addition, a helipad with direct access to the Trauma Center enables fast transport.
Nathan Speare Regional Burn Treatment Center
The experienced professionals of the nationally recognized Nathan Speare Regional Burn Treatment Center have served 30 years as leaders in burn care. The Burn Treatment Center is Delaware Valley’s largest multidisciplinary burn facility and the only such facility in suburban Philadelphia that provides all the necessary services to meet the needs of burn patients and their families within a single unit—from emergency treatment and intensive care to rehabilitation, follow-up and outpatient care. Our multidisciplinary team includes physicians and surgeons, plastic surgeons, pediatric specialists, nurses, occupational and physical therapists, psychologists, social workers, case managers, pharmacists, nutritionists, respiratory therapists, patient care technicians, clinical educators and other health care professionals.
Pediatrics in the Emergency Department
Crozer-Chester Medical Center treats more than 10,000 pediatric emergency patients each year, more than any other hospital in the county. That’s why Crozer is proud to offer has board-certified pediatricians caring for patients in the department every day between noon and midnight. The department also guarantees that patients will be seen by a physician within 30 minutes of arrival to the department during those hours.
In addition to pediatricians, Crozer’s ED offers dedicated pediatric treatment rooms. The facility also has a special pediatric waiting room, complete with toys and games, that is located separate from the general waiting room and the main ED patient care area. Find more information about Crozer Pediatrics.
Emergency Medical Services and Critical Care Ambulance Service
Crozer-Chester Medical Center’s Emergency Medical Services team is the most experienced Advanced Life Support (ALS) service in Delaware County, operating since 1974. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, Crozer’s EMS team consists of 56 full-time paramedics, six part-time paramedics, and 10 other staff members. Through the Critical Care Ambulance Service, Crozer EMS provides inter-system transfer to Crozer-Chester Medical Center for high-risk patients who require advanced care. Patients can be transferred to Crozer from all Crozer-Keystone facilities, which include Delaware County Memorial Hospital Springfield Hospital Taylor Hospital, Community Hospital and Crozer Medical Plaza at Brinton Lake.