Emergency Services


Fairfield Memorial Hospital has board-certified physicians in house 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We also have specialty physicians on call including pediatricians, general surgeons, and radiologists.


Emergency Department Physicians

All RNs and ERT-As have successfully completed the following:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Other nursing staff credentials include:

  • Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
  • Trauma Nurse Core Course
  • Certified Emergency Nurse
  • Trauma Nurse Specialist

Our nursing staff also includes instructors in:

  • Basic Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Did you know?

Many of the nurses also have experience in many other departments including obstetrics, surgery, and many more. The ER staff members are mandated reporters for suspected abuse cases. Social Service staff is available to the Emergency Department when needed. FMH is also the training center for area ambulance services. Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s ER Nurses have a cumulative of over 129 years of experience.

Your patience is appreciated

Everyone who presents to the Emergency Department has an emergency; however, our Emergency Department Staff do their best to determine, based on presenting symptoms, as to what order patients should be seen. Your patience and understanding is appreciated.


Can we make your Emergency Room Experience Better? Your Emergency Department Staff during your visit are identified by name at the bedside. Please share any compliments or concerns you may have by calling 618-847-8341.


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