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Cox Medical Center South Emergency & Trauma Center

Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

At Cox Medical Center South, you'll find a full service Emergency Department and Level 1 Trauma Center. 

A patient drop-off area is on the west side of the ED. You may drop off a patient and then park in the adjacent parking garage.

View a campus map and learn your route to the ED.

This ED has been designated a Level I Trauma Center status by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Level I is the highest rank available.

If you’re not sure whether you need to visit a CoxHealth Urgent Care center or receive emergency care, this chart can help.

Right Care | Right Now

When you can't wait for an appointment with your health care provider, we're here for you with virtual visits, walk-in clinics, urgent care and emergency care. Not sure what level of care you need? Review this chart to help you decide. 

If you're experiencing a life-threatening illness or emergency, please immediately go to the nearest emergency room or call 911.