24 Hour Emergency Services
At some point in life, no matter how you try to avoid it, a trip to the emergency department is likely to happen. When that day comes, Madison Parish Hospital will be here for you. Our emergency department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is staffed with experienced physicians and nurses who strive to provide the most skilled, comprehensive, and compassionate care when you or your family members need it most.
During an emergency, every minute matters. Madison Parish Hospital is close to home and gives you an advantage if one should ever arise. Whether it’s a minor emergency or something more serious, we are prepared to take care of your medical needs.
No matter what brings you to our emergency department, our staff strives to ease the fear and remove the anxiety related to your visit. These are the steps you should expect to encounter during a visit to our emergency department:
- Triage assessment by a registered nurse
- Emergency Medical Screening by a licensed physician
- Treatment provided if necessary
- Admission, Discharge, or Transfer based on the medical findings of your evaluation
Madison Parish Hospital has recently undergone multiple renovations, and the changes continue daily. We are proud to have an updated emergency department with new equipment such as telemetry and patient monitoring system, defibrillators, and an automated medication dispensing system. Our hospital’s administration and staff are striving to equip our facility to provide safe, quality healthcare to our rural community.