St. Luke's Emergency Department

ED In a life-threatening situation, call 911 without delay.

St. Luke’s Emergency Department (ED) in Boise features state-of-the-art technology and equipment, and is designed with the patient’s safety and comfort in mind.

  • Board-certified Emergency Medicine physicains on staff 24/7
  • 29 private treatment rooms
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center staffed by emergency physicians and nurses with advanced training in cardiac care, consulting cardiologists, and other professional staff.
  • Idaho’s only Pediatric Emergency Department, open 4 p.m. to midnight seven days a week. (When the Pediatric ED is closed, children receive expert, specialized care in St. Luke’s general Emergency Department.)
  • Rapid lab and x-ray services

The main entrance to St. Luke’s Boise Emergency Department is located on Bannock Street, across from the Patient / Visitor Parking Lot. Map and driving directions

When to Seek Emergency Care

Call 911 immediately or go directly to the nearest emergency department for conditions that could be life-threatening, such as:

  • Chest pain or chest pressure
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Acute neurologic symptoms such as weakness or confusion
  • Major injury or trauma
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Uncontrolled bleeding
  • Severe pain
  • Newborns with a fever
  • Abdominal pain
  • High fever
  • Kidney or urinary problems
  • Obstetrical and gynecologic concerns
  • Seizures
  • Prolonged or severe vomiting and diarrhea
  • Unusual headaches

For help determining if emergency care is necessary, talk with your doctor. In a life-threatening situation, call 911 without delay.

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  • Boise Medical Center