The Department of Emergency Medicine at Tufts Medical Center in downtown Boston operates a full service Emergency Room, Level I Adult Trauma Center, Pediatric Room and Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and Express Care Center.
Wait at home, not in a Boston ER waiting room
When you need non-life-threatening emergency room care in Boston, Tufts Medical Center allows you to check-in for an estimated treatment time so that you can wait at home instead of in a Boston ER waiting room.
If you have a minor emergency, please use the tool below to select the time you would like to come in to our ER for treatment.
Tell the Adult ER You're Coming
Tell the Pediatric ER You're Coming
Ready for every emergency
Our board certified emergency physicians and 60 emergency room nurses are at the top of their fields. They have been tested time and again, with years of experience and training in both pediatrics and emergency medicine.
We are ready to deal with any and every emergency, from a broken ankle to trauma-related injuries from a motor vehicle accident. Some of our physicians have more than two decades of experience in emergency medicine; some serve on the board of directors of top local ambulance and med-flight companies. We also have all the latest equipment and facilities