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When Every Second Counts
Bayfront Medical Center’s extensive commitment to emergency medicine includes a 24-hour emergency department, a state-accredited Level II Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center – the only trauma center in Pinellas County – and Bayflite medical helicopters. Bayfront’s emergency department annually treats approximately 50,000 patients, with nearly 2,200 of those being critically injured trauma patients. Our trauma program has celebrated lifesaving care for 25 years.

Bayfront’s emergency facilities provide specialized areas for the care of women and children, cardiac isolation monitoring, chest pain, stroke, trauma care and Fast Track for urgent cases.

You can count on Bayfront’s board-certified emergency physicians and a highly professional staff of emergency room nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics and physician assistants. A team of physicians of multiple specialties is always on call.

Local fire rescue and emergency medical service technicians also work closely with the ER team to ensure the community has the best emergency treatment available.