Emergency Services and Urgent Care
Norwalk Hospital, a Level II Trauma Center, is accredited as a Stroke Center and certified to provide emergency angioplasty for heart attack. If you are facing a life-threatening medical emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately to get the fastest, most effective care. For less serious matters, we offer walk-in Urgent Care in three convenient locations. We treat every person we see with respect, compassion and warm, attentive, supportive care. See all of Norwalk Hosital's departments including surgical services.
Our goal is to evaluate you and manage your illness or injury as quickly and efficiently as possible. Learn what to expect in the ER.
What You Need to Know About EMS
If you live in Norwalk or the surrounding towns (New Canaan, Westport, Wilton and Weston), you should know that the fastest, most effective way to get emergency medical treatment is to dial 9-1-1. At Norwalk Hospital, emergency treatment begins the moment you make the call. We are the only hospital in Connecticut to staff our ambulances with our own skilled and highly trained personnel.
At Norwalk Hospital, we’re equipped for and well prepared to handle the most serious medical emergencies. We are a Level II Trauma Center. Our Critical Care Unit has won national quality awards. We are a certified Stroke Center, offering optimal care quickly and efficiently for patients suffering stroke. For patients experiencing an acute heart attack, Norwalk Hospital is certified as a Primary Angioplasty Center.