Emergency Care

South Shore Hospital’s Emergency Department (ED) is dedicated to providing the most advanced and personalized emergency medical care possible to every patient who comes through our doors. Our ED is one of the busiest in eastern Massachusetts, with an estimated 90,000 patient visits each year. We’re staffed 24/7 with more than 350 health professionals—including emergency medical physicians, nurses, social workers, case managers and other specialists.

Our board-certified emergency medicine physicians collaborate with an expert in-house nursing staff, team of emergency radiologists, trauma surgeons, and a specialized team of medical and surgical specialists to provide the highest level of care for each patient.

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Devon's near-death experience and the dedicated team who fought to bring her back…

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Services. As One.

  • Cardiac Emergency Care
  • Primary Stroke Service

Contact Us

To learn more about our Emergency Services and what to expect during an emergency visit, please call 781-624-8000.

Healing. As One.

Jason Tracy, MD

Chief of Emergency Medicine

It’s an honor to work with a team of highly-skilled professionals who are ready 24-hours a day to care for you in any emergency.

Mara Hines, RN

Emergency Room

I love the challenge and rewards of emergency nursing—when I have the opportunity to care and support a patient during their hardest day.

Elvida Cantave

Nursing Assistant

Caring for sick patients, helping them feel better—is where I thrive.



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