Emergency Services

In an emergency, we've got you covered. Our emergency departments and urgent care centers are here to help whenever you need us. And Wings Air Rescue is always on call to help in life-threatening situations.

Trauma Care

Johnson City Medical Center

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. Johnson City Medical Center also serves as home base for Wings Air Rescue 1, the region's only dedicated medical air transport service for medical emergencies. Staffed by a flight crew trained in advanced trauma care, Wings Air Rescue provides care on the scene, en route and at the hospital, for anyone in need within a 125-mile radius of Johnson City.

Major Emergencies

These facilities provide emergency care 24 hours a day, seven days a week for injury or illness requiring immediate emergency attention.

Minor illnesses and emergencies

Open for extended hours, Our urgent care facilities offer a convenient alternative to the emergency room for minor illnesses and injuries. Facilities include First Assist Urgent Care in Elizabethton, Johnson City, Jonesborough, Kingsport and Gray.