Emergency Care

Emergency Care in New Port Richey, Florida

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please dial 9-1-1. For minor illnesses and injuries, visit BayCare Urgent Care for additional information and a list of locations. 

Chest pain. Acute illness. Serious injury. From major to minor medical or surgical emergencies, neonatal to geriatrics, the Emergency Department (ED) at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital provides comprehensive care, 24 hours a day, seven days a week for more than 25,000 patients every year.

Continuously rated among the best in overall quality of care and patient satisfaction, the ED at Morton Plant North Bay is a place where patients of all ages can find the expertise, professionalism and compassion critical in emergency situations. Our staff includes highly skilled, board-certified ED physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, paramedics, and patient care technicians.

Expanded Emergency Department

To better meet the needs of patients seeking emergency care, Morton Plant North Bay Hospital’s newly renovated and expanded emergency department (ED) opened in December 2017. It features:

  • 28 private treatment rooms (adding an additional 10 beds)
  • A new 15-bed observation unit
  • 2 triage rooms
  • 8 minor medical emergency treatment areas
  • Trauma room
  • Registration/discharge
  • A dedicated ED entrance
  • Lobby and waiting area with amenities
  • Staff Support areas

Cardiac Transport Unit

Our emergency cardiac transport unit provides prompt response to patient needs. The exclusive ambulance service transports patients between Morton Plant North Bay Hospital in New Port Richey and other area medical facilities, including Morton Plant Hospital in Clearwater. Staffed by a full-time paramedic, an emergency medical technician, and a registered critical care nurse, the inter-hospital vehicle is available to cardiac patients who need emergency procedures that can’t be performed at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital. It is also available to other acute patients, such as stroke victims, who would benefit from interventional neuroradiology procedures available at Morton Plant Hospital in Clearwater.

Morton Plant North Bay Hospital
6600 Madison St.
New Port Richey, FL 34652
(727) 842-8468
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Learn more about emergency care services at BayCare.