All Mercy services have reopened! See how we’re keeping you safe and use our interactive COVID-19 screening tool.
The safety of our patients and co-workers is our priority. In addition to rigorous disinfecting, use of personal protective equipment and social distancing, we are limiting the number of visitors at this location.
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The Emergency Department at Mercy Hospital Fort Smith is a Level III trauma center. While many hospital emergency rooms treat only minor injuries such as cuts and breaks, trauma centers are capable of providing a higher level of care. As a Level III trauma center, Mercy Hospital Fort Smith gives you 24-hour access to an in-house emergency physician, trauma surgeon, and anesthesiologist, in addition to intensive care services and orthopedic surgeons. A pastoral care staff provides emotional support to trauma victims and their families.
Mercy Hospital Fort Smith is also active in trauma prevention. Community outreach classes on subjects like fall prevention for the elderly and distracted driving for teens are offered in an effort to help keep people out of the emergency room.
At Mercy, we offer comprehensive services to diagnose and treat a full range of conditions, including: