One Heart Team. Two LocationsAsk a NursePWHC ExperienceFind a PhysicianPWHC PrivatePWHC SmarterPWHC Twitter

Emergency Medicine

Emergency Room O'Fallon

When a medical emergency strikes, Progress West Hospital is here for you and your loved ones. Whether you’re suffering from a minor or serious illness or injury, you want an emergency team close to home that can deliver expert medical care. You also want caregivers who show concern for your dignity, comfort and confidentiality. At Progress West, we are ready to care for any urgent situation.

Our emergency department is staffed by highly qualified professionals dedicated and trained to provide the best care as quickly as possible. Our physicians, nurses and staff specialize in emergency medicine and are skilled in identifying urgent medical conditions that require immediate intervention. Each patient receives immediate medical screening. We also offer bedside registration, all private rooms and dedicated pediatric rooms staffed by St. Louis Children’s Hospital pediatricians and pediatric-trained nurses – 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

As a member of BJC HealthCare, we can quickly and easily transfer stabilized trauma patients to Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital level 1 trauma centers.

Conveniently located near the intersection of I-64/40 and Highway K in O’Fallon, Progress West offers more convenient access to expert emergency care for residents of southern St. Charles County.  Our emergency department is a phone call away at 636.344.1151. In case of a medical emergency, call 911. See the map

Not Sure if It’s an Emergency?

If you are suffering from any of these symptoms, or any symptoms that you feel need attention, call 911 immediately.

  • Allergic reactions that cause breathing problems
  • Bleeding that doesn’t stop after 10 minutes of direct pressure
  • Broken bones
  • Earache with high fever
  • Fever with confusion or extremely high fever, especially in infants and older adults
  • Heart attack symptoms, including shortness of breath, chest discomfort, nausea or excessive sweating
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Poisoning
  • Seizures
  • Stroke symptoms, including sudden confusion, dizziness, headache, slurred speech or numbness in the face, arm or leg
  • Severe pain