If you have a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1.
Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) is a Medical Emergency
If you think you may be experiencing a heart attack, call 9-1-1 immediately so that treatment can start as soon as possible. Do not drive yourself or wait for a ride from a friend or family member. Have an ambulance take you to a hospital that is a cardiac receiving center right away.
Nearest Designated Cardiac Receiving Center
Stroke is a Medical Emergency
If you think you or someone else is having a stroke, call 9-1-1 immediately and note the time when symptoms first appeared. Do not drive yourself or wait for a ride from a friend or family member. Have an ambulance take you to a hospital that is a stroke receiving center right away.
Nearest Designated Stroke Receiving Center
Emergency Department at Saddleback Memorial
In an Emergency, We're Here for You—Our Promise, Your Choice.
At Saddleback Memorial our emergency department team sets the highest standards for caring for you and your loved ones. With added focus on timeliness and compassionate service, we will exceed your emergency room expectations. Our care team, under the direct supervision of a Board Certified Emergency Physician, consists of Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses and Patient Care Technicians. During your visit any combination of these highly skilled individuals may provide your care and if needed, they will arrange a specialty care consultation.
Whether it's a fractured wrist or life threatening illness, you can count on Saddleback Memorial. Although we hope that you are never in need of emergency care, know that Saddleback Memorial is here for you.
Our department ensures patients receive the best emergency care available by offering:
- Electronic Medical Records System
- State-of-the-Art Radiology Services
- Advanced Clinical Bedside Monitoring
- Open 24 Hours a Day, 7 Days a Week