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Welcome to the Emergency Department at UTMB Health

We now have 4 locations to best serve you: Galveston Campus, Angleton Danbury Campus, League City Campus and Clear Lake Campus.

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The Galveston Campus is a designated Level I Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons and serves as the lead trauma facility for a nine-county region of southeast Texas. It is the only Level I trauma center in the region that is also a Level I Burn Center.

It is one of the largest and most technologically sophisticated emergency care facilities in the world and is staffed 24/7 by physicians and registered nurses who are specially trained and certified in emergency medicine.The Emergency Department (ED) houses a wide range of equipment and offers patients access to advanced technology, such as CT scans and other diagnostic imaging. 

UTMB is recognized also by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Magnet® for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovation in professional nursing practice. Magnet designation is considered the ultimate credential for high quality nursing.

Learn more about Level I Trauma Services...

Level I Trauma Certified (ACS)

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