Emergency Care, Always Here for You

If you or a loved one is experiencing life-threatening symptoms, call 911 immediately. 

MelroseWakefield Hospital emergency department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We offer:

  • private exam/treatment and observation rooms, with space for family members to stay
  • a triage/fast-track area so patients can be treated as efficiently as possible
  • a modern imaging suite with CT scanners and X-ray capabilities
  • neurology and neurosurgery services to evaluate and consult on your symptoms

We are a designated stroke service hospital by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, meeting exceptional standards of care.

Prepared for Heart Attacks & Cardiac Events

When emergency cardiac care is needed, we are the only hospital in the area that offers emergency cardiac catheterization lab (a procedure that opens blocked arteries and limits heart damage).

Location Information

Transportation and Parking
Free and ample parking is available. Public transportation accessible.

Non-smoking Policy
Smoking is not permitted on property.

Handicap parking and elevators are available.