The ER at Seton Medical Center Harker Heights (SMCHH) has immediate access to life-saving support services that are close to home. As a Level IV Trauma Designated Emergency Room, Seton is staffed with board certified physicians and highly trained staff and nurses and able to provide critical-care and surgery services. The department’s vital services are available 24 hours a day 365 days a year.
The SMCHH Fast track area was set up to treat less critical emergencies. It’s an extension of our emergency room designed to care for minor emergencies such as the flu, lacerations or rashes, to be treated in a comfortable and convenient setting.
All patients coming to the Emergency Room will register at a single location and be assessed by a registered nurse. Depending on the patient need, a patient with less-urgent issues will be put on the Fast Track and critical patients will be taken to the Emergency Room. This process means less wait time and more specialized care for you.
SMCHH Emergency Room is able to provide exceptional family-friendly care so that every member of the family is given the attention they need.
As an Accredited Chest Pain Center Seton uses the newest methods and best practices in heart care to ensure that our patients receive: Right care at the right time to reduce time to-treatment during the critical first stages of a heart attack. Timely and accurate diagnoses to reduce the disruption to your life and get you back home as soon as possible.
Call 911 if you have chest pains and suspect you are having a heart attack. Survive. Don’t Drive.