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Emergency Services in Raleigh

Rex Emergency DepartmentCaring for the Rex community 24 hours a day.

When you or someone you love is in need of immediate medical care, turn to Rex Healthcare's Emergency Department (ED). With 24-hour emergency services, state-of-the-art technology, and a staff of caring and experienced physicians, nurses, technicians and specialists, Rex ED is specially equipped to treat both life-threatening and less-critical injuries and illnesses.

In all, more than 60,000 patients are treated annually in Rex's 24,000-square-foot emergency facility. Rex emergency services can address:

  • All life-threatening situations, treated at the Rex ED
  • Less-critical injuries in the Rex ED Minor Treatment area (services include evaluation, treatment and discharge for patients with non-urgent minor emergency needs)
  • Heart conditions in the Rex ED Chest Pain Center, home of the Triangle's first accredited chest pain center

If you're uncertain that your medical condition requires emergency services, Rex offers urgent care facilities, conveniently located in Cary, Holly SpringsKnightdale and Wakefield, to treat minor injuries and illnesses.

When on-location emergency services are needed for your athletic or community event, consider the Rex Emergency Response Team.  Part of the Rex menu of emergency services, this team of dedicated professionals is ready to act with quality coverage throughout the Triangle.

In the event of an emergency, call 911.

 Rex Healthcare’s Chest Pain Center is nationally accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers


The quick thinking and compassionate care that the Emergency Department gave Joy made all the difference in her recovery. Watch Joy's story here: