Emergency Care in Murrieta
If you’re having a medical emergency, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room.
Murrieta, CA 92562
The Emergency Department (ED) at Rancho Springs Hospital plays an essential role in caring for the urgent health needs of residents of Southwest Riverside County. Our emergency room staff have access to advanced emergency medical technology and work closely with professionals in other hospital departments to efficiently pinpoint trauma and help save lives.
Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, physicians, nurses and other healthcare emergency professionals at Rancho Springs Hospital's ED provide treatment for unpredictable injuries and sudden illnesses such as stroke; chest, abdominal or severe back pain; broken bones; sprains, cuts or contusions; and respiratory or skin infections.
What to Expect When Arriving for Care
Sudden illness or injury can occur without warning, and while no one typically plans a trip to the ED, everyone should know what to expect after they arrive.
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Rancho Springs Hospital has earned certification from The Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center for our commitment to stroke and neurological care. We have also earned the American Heart Association®/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll.
Learn more about stroke care at Rancho Springs Hospital →
Heart Attack Care
If you or someone around you experiences any of these symptoms, call 9-1-1 immediately. Early intervention increases your chances for a positive outcome.
- Chest pain or discomfort
- Shortness of breath
- Shoulder or arm pain or weakness
- Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
- Back or jaw pain
- Feeling lightheaded
Emergency Medicine Just for Kids
Pediatric emergency medicine physicians from Rady Children's Hospital are on-site at the Rancho Springs Hospital ED seven days per week to provide advanced emergency services for infants and children up to age 14.
Patient Spotlight: Keith Randall
Keith Randall was rushed to the Rancho Springs Hospital ED after feeling lightheaded during an X-ray. Watch the video to his hear story.
Patient Spotlight: Gillian Larson
Gillian Larson was impressed with the ED at Rancho Springs Hospital after taking her daughter there for an allergic reaction.
Patient Spotlight: Sean Vaughn
The ED at Rancho Springs Hospital helped save Sean's life. Watch the video to hear more.