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Emergency Services

Nobody wants to need it; but most people do at some time.

The Timpanogos Regional Hospital Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to serve our community's healthcare needs. We always have fully qualified technicians, nurses and board-certified physicians on staff to help you—see our average ER wait times.

When you arrive at the Emergency Department, a triage nurse will evaluate you. The purpose of triage is to sort and prioritize patients according to complaint and symptoms presented.

The nurse will ask you a few questions to determine the reason for your visit:

  • What medications are you taking?
  • What allergies do you have?
  • What is the name of your doctor?

The nurse will then:

  • Ask about your medical history.
  • Take your vital signs: blood pressure, pulse, respiration, and temperature.
  • Ask your birth date and/or social security number so that the nurse can pre-register your information into the computer.
  • Ask you to sign a consent allowing the Emergency Department to treat you.

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You will receive medical attention according to the seriousness of your symptoms, illness, or injury as determined by the triage nurse. After you are assigned to a room in the Emergency Department, a nurse and a physician will evaluate you. Registration is completed at the bedside.

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Locations

  • Timpanogos Regional Hospital - ER<br>

    Timpanogos Regional Hospital - ER
    750 West 800 North
    Orem, UT 84057

  • Timpanogos Emergency Physicians<br>

    Timpanogos Emergency Physicians
    750 West 800 North
    Emergency Department
    Orem, UT 84057