Emergency Services

The Paris Community Hospital Emergency Room, located on the east side of the hospital, is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Paris Community Hospital Emergency Room

The ER staff includes on-site physicians, registered nurses, and emergency room technicians who are certified in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Pediatric Life Support.

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HOURS:
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

What to Expect

A physician serves as medical director to oversee the department and supervise the emergency room physicians. A registered nurse serves as the Critical Care Manager supervising the ER nurses and technicians. A  registered nurse serves as Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Coordinator, who serves as a liaison between the hospital and our local ambulance service.

 

         

 

         

 

 What Our Patients Are Saying

 "I told them when I left that was the best care I've ever received & I've been to a lot of hospitals! I was very sick & just visiting the area"

"I didn't have to wait very long before he saw me. I was kept informed about tests, etc. he ordered & the results. Very good ER doctor."

"My nurse Valerie was very attentive to me. I went straight to ER room. My husband then went & registered me. The dr. saw me right away."

"They were very attentive to my needs - I was light headed & vomiting." 

See what other patients are saying about their experience at Paris Community Hospital. 

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*Comments received from Patient Satisfaction Surveys

 


Emergency Room Frequently Asked Questions

When is the PCH Emergency Room open?

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Where is the PCH Emergency Room located?

On the east side of the main hospital

How do I know if I need to visit the emergency room?

If you are experiencing symptoms that are life-threatening or could have dangerous repercussions. If treatment for your condition can wait then the urgent care clinic is a better option.

How long will I wait during an ER visit?

The PCH Emergency Room wait time is better than the national standard of 30 minutes or less.

Is there always a doctor present in the ER?

Yes, there is at least one physician in the ER 24 hours per day.


Meet Our Team

George Geranios, MD

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Zachary Iles, MD

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Olusegun Ishmael, MD, MBA

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Robert Marshall, MD

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Sharon Smith, MD

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Samantha McCarty, BSN, RN, PHRN

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