A safe place to receive care that can’t wait


We are committed to the safety of every patient, visitor and caregiver. Our emergency rooms continue to be safe and available for all patients seeking medical attention for urgent health concerns, whether COVID-19 related or not.


Advanced protocols to protect you

We have been and will continue to be proactively engaged in the safe management of COVID-19. As part of our larger network, HCA Healthcare, we have put in place infection prevention protocols and safety measures that help protect our patients and colleagues at all of our facilities. One of the many ways we are doing this is by providing masks to anyone entering our hospital or emergency room. For more information visit our COVID-19 Resource Hub.

Emergency room (ER) in Belton, Missouri

Belton Regional Medical Center offers 24/7 care to children and adults in southern Jackson and northern Cass counties who require emergency medical treatment. Our modern facility has board-certified physicians, critical care nurses and specially trained support staff on-site to provide fast, coordinated emergency care. With short wait times, we work to deliver exceptional services and quality of care.

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.

Recognition


Missouri's Department of Health and Senior Services recognizes Belton Regional Medical Center as a Level III Certified Trauma Center for our expertise in caring for critical injuries. They also acknowledge our hospital as a Level III Stroke Center for our excellence in treating stroke symptoms.

Additionally, the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) has recognized our emergency room specialists for their excellence in nursing leadership, practice, education, advocacy and research.

Emergency services we offer

We offer a wide range of emergency care services for patients experiencing acute illnesses and injuries. At our facility, you have access to:

  • 24-hour orthopedic services and sports medicine care for bone and joint injuries
  • 24-hour kid-friendly emergency services
  • Advanced telehealth services providing rapid response treatment for stroke patients
  • Emergency care for patients in remote and rural locations
  • State-of-the-art services including monitoring, electronic medication management and in-house cardiologists for heart attack symptoms

Kid-friendly emergency care

No matter the ailment, our ER doctors provide specialized emergency care for pediatric patients. When receiving care for an injury or illness, you can be sure your little one will receive compassionate, child-focused services during their visit.

Advanced trauma care services

As part of the largest regional network of trauma centers, we care for patients in our state-recognized Level III Certified Trauma Center. Missouri's Department of Health and Senior Services recognizes our expertise in trauma care. This recognizes our ability to quickly and efficiently treat patients with critical injuries and help them throughout the journey to recovery.

Accredited stroke care

As a Level III Stroke Center, our facility meets rigorous state and national requirements. Our skilled neurologists are specially trained to respond quickly to stroke symptoms and work to offer comprehensive stroke care. We coordinate care across multiple disciplines, from intensive are through rehabilitation.

Top emergency symptoms we treat

There are a wide range of reasons a person may require treatment in our ER. We offer advanced care for patients coming to our ER with:

  • Brain or spinal cord injuries
  • Gunshot wounds
  • Open fractures
  • Puncture wounds
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Signs of a heart attack or chest pain
  • Stroke symptoms
  • Uncontrolled pain or bleeding

Fast average ER wait times

HCA Midwest Health hospitals offer short wait times throughout the Kansas City area. Plus, we treat more emergencies than any other healthcare system in the region. Check our ER wait times.

Make a follow-up appointment to prevent future ER visits

At Belton Regional Medical Center, we want you to stay healthy, especially after your ER visit. That is why our network created Care Connect, a dedicated program that facilitates follow-up care visits to lessen the chance for future health problems.

During your visit, we review your ER test results and inform you of possible health issues. Then, we help you find the right doctor. With early detection and proper medical care, we can help prolong and improve the quality of your life.

Emergency care at HCA Midwest

Emergency care is the treatment of emergent medical conditions. It is generally performed in an emergency room, but can also refer to treatment in an ambulance. Emergency medicine physicians may treat patients with injuries or infections, in addition to life-threatening conditions.

Learn about Emergency care