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Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

In a medical emergency, Ballad Health acts quickly with care that could save your life.

Count on our nurses and specialized doctors trained in emergency services. They’ll give you expert treatment any time of day or night, any day of the year, with facilities in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

Conditions We Treat

Seek emergency care right away for conditions such as:

  • Bleeding that won’t stop
  • Breathing trouble
  • Broken bones
  • Burns (moderate to severe)
  • Chest pain or pressure that lasts more than a few minutes
  • Choking
  • Confusion, strange behavior or trouble speaking
  • Heat exhaustion
  • Hypothermia (very low body temperature)
  • Passing out
  • Poisoning
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Traumatic (major) injuries

Services & Treatments

Learn about our timely treatment for two common emergencies: stroke and heart attack.

If you have a child younger than 18, visit the region’s only 24-hour pediatric emergency room at Johnson City Medical Center. The Niswonger Children’s Hospital pediatric emergency room is located right next to the JCMC adult ER, facing State of Franklin Road in Johnson City.

Minor Illness or Injury? Consider Urgent Care

If you have a small injury or an everyday illness, choose urgent care. You’ll likely get help sooner and pay less than at the emergency department.

 

Find a Specialist

View Ballad Healths network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

Emergency? Call 911

Call 911 right away if you or someone else needs medical help now.

Emergency Medicine Locations

1 Medical Park Boulevard
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 844-1121
36.589346
-82.253739
312 Hospital Drive
Clintwood, VA 24228
37.161738
-82.451014
300 MedTech Parkway
Johnson City, TN 37604
36.337604
-82.402711
1519 Main Street
Sneedville, TN 37869
(423) 733-5000
36.533361
-83.215163
851 Locust Street
Rogersville, TN 37857
(423) 921-7000
36.399937
-83.014437999999998
130 West Ravine Road
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-4000
36.554013
-82.5548
2000 Brookside Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660
36.550567
-82.514645
400 N. State of Franklin Road
Johnson City, TN 37604
36.307745
-82.38424999999999
1901 South Shady Street
Mountain City, TN 37683
36.474564
-81.804838
16000 Johnston Memorial Drive
Abingdon, VA 24211
36.709834
-81.97734800000001
1420 Tusculum Boulevard
Greeneville, TN 37745
36.175613
-82.790329
1990 Holton Avenue
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
(276) 523-3111
36.877183
-82.755664
310 Third Street, NE
Norton, VA 24273
(276) 679-9100
36.944515
-82.625227
400 N. State of Franklin Road
Johnson City, TN 37604
36.307745
-82.38424999999999
100 Fifteenth Street NW
Norton, VA 24273
36.932107
-82.64380199999999
58 Carroll Street
Lebanon, VA 24266
36.898974
-82.078506000000004
245 Medical Park Drive
Marion, VA 24354
36.834838
-81.514837
1501 West Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643
36.346026
-82.249718
401 Takoma Avenue
Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 639-3151
36.151398
-82.84599
100 Greenway Circle
Erwin, TN 37650
36.145108
-82.41680599999999

Newsroom

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’

Auditions have been set for the upcoming “Broadway Comes to Greeneville,” which raises awareness and support for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Beginning Feb. 19, auditions will take place across the region for children who want to be cast in the annual event, now in its seventh year. “Broadway Comes to Greeneville” is a production of the Ballad Health Foundation and presenting sponsor Consumer Credit Union. It’s a Broadway-style show featuring the youth talent selected at the upcoming auditions. ... read more about Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – More than 250 team members, physicians, community leaders and elected officials gathered at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center Friday morning, Feb. 2, to celebrate the culmination of a region-wide effort to transform local healthcare and set the stage for improving community health. ... read more about Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday

TENNESSEE and VIRGINIA – The boards of directors of Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System have voted unanimously to approve the final terms that will govern their merger, forming a new health system to serve the 1.2 million residents of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. The transaction creating the new organization, named Ballad Health, officially became effective at 12:01 a.m. Feb. 1, 2018.  A formal launch will be held on Friday, Feb. 2. ... read more about Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday.