Columbus Community Hospital is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week with nursing staff and physicians trained to provide excellent emergency care. We are a designated Level IV Trauma Center by the Texas Department of State Health Services with specific training in trauma nursing. In addition, we are trained in ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) and PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support). Our Medical Director is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine and provides oversight of our Emergency Room physicians staffed by Concord Medical Group.
If you are experiencing a life threatening symptom or injury, signs of stroke or heart attack, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room immediately.
Preparing for Your Emergency Room Visit
What to Bring to Your Emergency Room Visit
Contact information for your personal doctors;
Detailed medical history and current condition information, including dates of major surgeries;
Comfort items such as a favorite blanket, book or toy for your child;
Health insurance card and Photo ID;
Medication List – Names, dosages, and how often you are currently taking any prescription or over-the-counter medications, vitamins or dietary supplements;
List of medication and food allergies.