Emergency Care

Emergency Care

Our safe and ready Emergency Department combines world class medical expertise with first-in-class safety protocols so you’ll get the right care, treatment, and attention you need – right here in our hospital.

Emergency Care

235 North Pearl St.
Brockton, MA 02301

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If you are having a health emergency, please do not delay seeking care.

Good Samaritan Medical Center partners with regional Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to provide safe emergency care. If you need help, get the emergency care you need right away.  

Emergency Services at Good Samaritan Medical Center

Offering the region’s only designated Level III Trauma Center in Massachusetts Emergency Medical Services Region 5.
Good Samaritan’s Emergency Department team includes board-certified emergency medicine physicians, experienced emergency care nurses, numerous specialists, along with support staff who provide expert adult and pediatric emergency care to over 65,000 patients each year.
The Emergency and Level III Trauma Center features:
  • 42 private rooms, including six fast-track bays
  • A two-bay trauma room
  • Cardiac care room
  • Dedicated 64-slice CT scanner and X-ray suite
  • State-of-the-art cardiac monitors
  • Dedicated space for behavioral health, pediatric and gynecological patients
  • Isolation room for patients with infectious diseases
  • Decontamination unit
  • Private workroom for EMS providers

Good Samaritan Medical Center offers primary angioplasty, a procedure which opens blocked coronary arteries that cause a heart attack. It also is a Massachusetts Department of Public Health designated stroke center, offering thrombolytic therapy – a drug that can open closed arteries to the brain during a stroke. Both primary angioplasty and stroke care are available 24-hours a day/7 days per week.

Good Samaritan has been recognized as an American Heart Association Mission: Lifeline hospital. The American Heart Association has recognized Good Samaritan Medical Center with the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

Good Samaritan Medical Center works closely with local EMS providers using communication from the field with Twiage, a program which allows paramedics to immediately alert the Emergency Department team about a patient, share critical patient information, and provide accurate GPS-tracking to help accelerate patient care in the most crucial moments.


What do I Need to Bring to Good Samaritan's ER?

  • Health insurance information
  • Immunization records (for children)
  • All current medications
  • The name of your family physician 


Stroke Awareness Project - See videos below.

Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of the Brockton area Department of Public Health Stroke Systems of Care collaborative group which was awarded a grant to promote stroke awareness and created the following educational videos. We thank our partners at Brewster Ambulance, Brockton Neighborhood Health Center, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Braintree, Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital, Brockton Farmers Market, and Brockton Cable Access.

Stroke Awareness Project
Stroke Awareness Haitian Project
Stroke Awareness Portuguese Project
Stroke Awareness Spanish Project