Cherokee Hospital
Cherokee Regional Medical Center, Professional Care...Made Personal!

Emergency/Trauma

Cherokee Regional Medical Center is a Level IV Trauma Center by the Iowa Department of Public Health. The Emergency Services Department cooperates and utilizes the services of all other departments within the hospital.

The Emergency Services area is under the direction of a physician member of the Medical Staff. Registered nurses with relevant training and experience provide the nursing services provided in the Emergency Department. At Cherokee Regional Medical Center, there is a registered nurse in-house, on call to the Emergency Room 24-hours per day 7-days per week. Other nursing personnel assist this nurse as necessary and members of other staff disciplines are available in-house or on call when needed. Available services include physician consultation, lab evaluations, x-ray examinations and surgery.