Emergency & Trauma

Wellmont offers experienced emergency and trauma care.

Looking for the best emergency departments? Urgent care? Trauma services?

Every day, sick and injured patients in Bristol, Kingsport, Johnson City and throughout the Tri-Cities region of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia turn to Wellmont Health System’s emergency departments, urgent care professionals and trauma services experts for the best in emergency and critical care.

When illnesses or injuries occur, or when lives are at stake and minutes count most, choose the experts at Wellmont for your urgent and critical care needs.

Why choose Wellmont for emergencies?

  • Exceptionally trained and highly experienced staff members and physicians help ensure each patient receives the best care possible.
  • Our emergency facilities are designed with the comfort and convenience of patients and visitors in mind.
  • Patient care liaisons and pastoral care staff are available to provide additional resources, spiritual counseling and emotional support.  

Wellmont Urgent Care is now located in Abingdon, Kingsport and Johnson City -- your best choice for the expert care of minor illnesses and injuries.

WellmontOne Air Transport, based at Bristol Motor Speedway in the heart of the Tri-Cities region of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, is positioned to respond swiftly to regional emergencies. 

Trauma care in the Tri-Cities and surrounding communities of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia is supported by Wellmont's two major trauma centers. 

Emergency departments are a critical component of good health care in any community, and Wellmont offers local emergency departments and skilled emergency staff members across the region.

Community education and partnerships are a key part of Wellmont's mission to deliver superior health care with compassion. 

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