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Lake City Medical Center

Emergency Care

When you need emergency services, count on Lake City Medical Center, where quality treatment is delivered as quickly as possible by physicians, nurses and providers who care about you.

Our Emergency Department includes the main Emergency Room and an Express Care unit for minor illnesses and injuries. The Emergency Room offers service 24-hours a day, seven days a week to patients of all ages. The Express Care unit is open seven days a week from 10:00am - 10:00pm. This area is designed to reduce long wait times.

The Lake City Medical Center Emergency Room has just undergone an expansion and renovation and now has 22 monitored beds.

At Lake City Medical Center, our goal is to provide the highest level of care to the communities we serve, which is one of the reason that the readers of The Lake City Reporter voted us as Best of the Best ER in 2014.

Our ER wait times are available on our website and by texting ‘ER’ to 23000 (message and data rates may apply; for more information, please visit We also continue to use smartphone technology to give patients in Lake City and surrounding communities access to wait times and health information on iTriage®.

Learn about our Emergency Department kiosk check-in.

Contact Us

Emergency Department at Lake City Medical Center
340 NW Commerce Drive
Lake City, FL 32055
Phone: (386) 719-9334
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