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Johnson City Medical Center Emergency Department

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The Trauma Center at JCMC


As a Level I Trauma Center
-- the highest level of State designation for trauma centers -- the emergency department at

Johnson City Medical Center has the personnel, facilities and equipment to handle major trauma emergencies, including

head injuries, brain attack/stroke and chest pain.

Johnson City Medical Center offers all levels of emergency care including immediate availability of an in-house general surgeon, anesthesiologist and emergency medicine physician. The Emergency Department offers 24-hour emergency medical

care that includes surgical, laboratory, radiology and pharmacy services.


JCMC ER

The Children’s Emergency Department at Johnson City Medical Center is the only pediatric-specific emergency department in the region offering 24-hour emergency care by specially trained personnel focused on providing care to patients from birth to 18 years of age.

The Children’s ED is located next to the regular Emergency Department, allowing quick access to the Level 1 Trauma Center, Wings Air Rescue and the ambulance bays. The Children’s ED has eight treatment bays, a child-friendly waiting room and a staff that understands that pediatric patients are not just smaller versions of adult patients.

Address

Johnson City Medical Center
400 N. State of Franklin Road
Johnson City, TN 37604-6094
Phone: (423431-6111)

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Driving Directions to Johnson City Medical Center Emergency Department

  • From the North: From I-26 East, take Exit 19 (old exit 36) (State of Franklin Road, TN 381). Exit right onto State of Franklin Road. Proceed approximately 3 miles (crossing Market Street, US 11E). Johnson City Medical Center will be on your left. Then follow signs to the ER.

  • From the South:From I-26 West, take Exit 24 (old exit 31) (University Parkway, Elizabethton; US 321). At the stop light, turn left onto US 321 South. This will be University Parkway. Proceed to State of Franklin Road at the 5th stop light (following US 321) and turn left. After approximately 1 mile, Johnson City Medical Center will be on your right. Then follow signs to the ER.
  • From the East:From US 321 South, proceed into Johnson City. This will become University Parkway just past I-26 overpass. Follow University Parkway past East Tennessee State University; turn left onto State of Franklin Road. After approximately 1 mile, Johnson City Medical Center will be on your right. Then follow signs to the ER.
  • From the West:US 321 North and US 11E North will become Market Street in Johnson City. Move to the right hand lane and turn right at State of Franklin Road (TN 381 and US 321 North). Johnson City Medical Center will be on your left. Then follow signs to the ER.