Emergency Department

If you have a medical or life-threatening or limb-threatening emergency dial 911 immediately.
1008 Minnequa Ave
Pueblo, CO 81004
Emergency Care Hours:
24/7 Emergency Care
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St. Mary Corwin Hospital offers 24-hour emergency room services and a Level III trauma center with general surgery, orthopedic surgery and full-time anesthesia coverage. It is staffed by skilled physicians, nurses and other medical specialists who work in partnership with nearby hospitals in Colorado Springs and Denver to transport patients to the most appropriate medical facility for care, when necessary.

Flight For Life® Colorado provides life-saving air and ground transport services across Southern Colorado and operates from its base at St. Mary Corwin Hospital.

Our Services

  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Level III trauma center as designated by the State of Colorado
  • Operational base for Flight For Life® Colorado’s air and ground transport services
  • Emergent stroke ready hospital

Emergency Care Examples

These are examples of diagnoses that are typically considered emergent. This list is not comprehensive or considered a replacement for a clinical examination, and may vary based on your specific symptoms and condition.

  • Abdominal pain
  • Baby less than 2 years old with a fever
  • Blood clots and DVTs
  • Broken or dislocated bones
  • Chest pain or chest pressure
  • Coughing up or vomiting blood
  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Dizziness or loss of consciousness
  • Eye injuries
  • Foreign body removal
  • Head injury
  • Heart palpitations/racing heart rate
  • High blood pressure crisis (severe headache, severe anxiety, shortness of breath, nosebleed)
  • High fever or fever with rash
  • Kidney stones 
  • Major burns
  • Major wounds or bleeding that won’t stop
  • Pregnancy complications
  • Poisoning
  • Seizure
  • Severe allergies
  • Severe back pain
  • Severe flu or pneumonia
  • Severe headache
  • Stroke symptoms (including sudden onset of slurred speech, impaired vision, numbness, confusion, dizziness)
  • Sudden change in vision
  • Sudden or severe pain
  • Sudden testicular pain or swelling
  • Suicidal or homicidal thoughts or hallucinations
  • Vomiting or dehydration

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