Emergency Care for Illness and Injuries

Emergency Department

The Emergency Department (ED) at Rancho Springs Medical Center plays an essential role in caring for the urgent health needs of residents of Southwest Riverside County. Our emergency room staff have access to advanced emergency medical technology, and work closely with professionals in other hospital departments, to efficiently pinpoint trauma and help save live​s. 

Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, physicians, nurses and other healthcare emergency professionals at Rancho Spring's ED provide treatment for unpredictable injuries and sudden illnesses such as: 

  • Stroke
  • Chest, abdominal or severe back pain
  • Broken bones, sprains, cuts or contusions
  • Respiratory or skin infections

ER Reserve

ER Reserve lets you request a time (up to 12 hours in advance) in the ER for non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses.

Request a time

Emergency Medicine Just for Kids

Pediatric emergency medicine physicians from Rady Children's Hospital are onsite at the Rancho Spring's ED seven days per week to provide advanced emergency services for infants and children up to age 14. Learn more >

Reduced Wait Times 

Fast Track is an area of the Emergency Department in which people with non-life-threatening conditions, such as strains, sprains, cold or flu, can get the care they need more quickly than in the main ED area.

Patient Story: Keith Randall

Keith Randall was rushed to the Rancho Springs ER after feeling lightheaded during an X-ray. Watch the video to his hear story:


Patient Story: Gillian Larson

Gillian Larson was impressed with the ER at Rancho Springs after taking her daughter there for an allergic reaction.


Patient Story: Sean Vaughn

The ER at Rancho Springs helped save Sean's life. Watch the video to hear more: