Washington University physicians provide care in the emergency room 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To learn more about the type of emergencies and illnesses they treat, go to emergency care at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital.
Emergency Department Entrance
All patients and visitors enter the hospital through the east entrance, located at the emergency room. Valet parking is offered at this entrance and there is free parking on surface lots.
Concierge team members can help patients and caregivers navigate the hospital and medical campus. There are two concierge desks on the main level of the hospital — at the east entrance, located at the emergency room and in the lobby near the café. If you need further assistance, call 314.996.8000 to speak with a hospital operator.