88 Washington Street, Taunton, MA 02780 508-828-7000
From bumps and bruises to critical care, the Morton Hospital Emergency Department has you covered 24/7. Each year, more than 55,000 patients are seen in the Emergency Department, which is staffed by physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and other health professionals who are all highly trained and dedicated to treating patients in the emergency setting.
Morton Hospital understands that when you or a loved one is in need of medical attention, it is very important that you receive quality care as quickly as possible. It is our goal to keep patient waiting times as low as possible. As a part of this effort, we offer Express Med services from 8 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. daily. Express Med is designed to provide care for non-urgent illnesses and injuries. It is located next to Morton’s Emergency Department, and treats such health issues as:
Morton Hospital has been nationally recognized by the American Heart Association, the American Stroke Association and Stroke Collaborative Reaching for Excellence (SCORE) for quality care of stroke patients.
Time Matters: What You Need to Know About Stroke -- Authored by Sam Shen, MD, chief of Emergency Services, and published in the May 2013 issue of The Raynham Call.