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The Emergency Medicine Department at Glen Cove Hospital sees nearly 17,000 patients a year. As a full-service care center, we have the resources to care for the most complicated conditions, as well as all routine emergency and urgent care patients. We ensure that our patients receive state-of-the-art care for virtually any illness or injury. Our facilities are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Our department is staffed with residency-trained, board-certified attending physicians in emergency medicine. Our registered nurses are certified in emergency and trauma care.

Recognized services

Our Emergency Medicine Department offers a variety of services to provide the optimal patient experience. Notable recognitions include:

  • Stroke Center certified by New York state—The Emergency Medicine Department at Glen Cove Hospital has the most advanced training, personnel and equipment to provide state-of-the-art care to patients suffering from ischemic strokes (the most common type) and hemorrhagic strokes. Receiving expert treatment for strokes can mean the difference between life and death.
  • Glen Cove Hospital is one of 11 Northwell hospitals to receive the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Awards. The awards recognize the hospitals' commitment and successes in implementing a higher standard of stroke care to ensure that stroke patients receive treatment in accordance with the latest evidence-based guidelines.