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ER Wait Time: 6 minutes | If this is a life-threatening emergency, call 911.

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24-Hour Emergency Care

Accidents Happen. Award-winning Care Close to Home.

Emergencies can happen at any time, but no matter how severe, rest assured that our award-winning care team will be prepared to provide emergency treatment as quickly as possible. On average, patients will see an emergency physician within 20 minutes of your arrival*.

Remember: If you are having a medical emergency, DIAL 911.

To ensure patients receive the highest standard of care, Encino Hospital Medical Center is equipped with state-of-the-art medical technology and more than 300 dedicated world-class physicians and over 400 highly-trained support staff. From acute allergic reactions to heart failure to catastrophic injury suffered in a car accident, know that we are prepared to address any emergency, putting YOU first.

GetCareNow – Reserve Your ER Arrival Time

For life-threatening emergencies call 9-1-1

Let us know you’re coming. Select your emergency room arrival time and wait at home until your time to be seen.

At Encino Hospital Medical Center, we strive to make it easier for you to handle life’s unexpected events. This service is just one more way that we are transforming the healthcare experience.

About Our ER Wait Time

ER wait time is the average wait time for a patient to see a registered nurse during the triage (evaluation) process in our ER. After patients are triaged (evaluated), they are seen by qualified medical professionals in priority order, according to their medical condition and reason for visit. Times are approximate and provided for information purposes only.

Some of the 24-hour emergency care services you can find at our clinic are:

  • Emergency surgical services
  • Fully-functional radiology department
  • Inpatient care facilities
  • On-site laboratory for testing and diagnosis
  • Senior behavioral health services for elderly patients
  • Primary Stroke Center
  • Specialized Senior ER to assist older adult patients

For our patients’ convenience and peace of mind, many of our 24-hour emergency room care services are covered by the most popular of insurance plans, including Medicare and commercial payers.

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Encino Hospital Medical Center
16237 Ventura Boulevard
Encino, CA 91436

Telephone: 818-995-5351

Hours: Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

*Average wait time, data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services.