Emergency ServicesCall 575-522-8641
Emergency Care, 24/7
Health issues don’t take nights and weekends off. Our quality care and treatment don’t either.
Voted BEST Local Hero in 2021 Bulletin's Best of the Mesilla Valley. One of the BEST Nurses, as named in the 2021 Bulletin's Best of the Mesilla Valley, works in MMC's ER.
Call 9-1-1 if you or a loved one is experiencing a medical emergency.
2450 S Telshor Blvd
Las Cruces, NM 88011
About our Emergency Room
At Memorial Medical Center, our Emergency Room (ER) team is staffed 24/7 with emergency physicians, nurses, and staff who are trained in providing emergency care. Our team combines advanced training with compassionate service to be ready for you or your family when you need it the most.
What to Expect in our Emergency Room
As a patient, you will be cared for by staff trained to respond to medical emergencies. We understand a visit to the ER can be a very stressful time; therefore, you should expect us to communicate with you and guide you through your situation. You should always ask questions if you do not understand.
Quality Emergency Care
The national recognition we’ve earned demonstrates our staff’s commitment to providing the highest quality of care including:
American College of Cardiology Chest Pain Center Accreditation
Memorial Medical Center received the Chest Pain Center accreditation from the American College of Cardiology. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the best heart care treatment available. As an accredited facility, we use the newest methods and best practices in heart care to ensure that our patients receive:
- Right care at the right time to minimize or eliminate heart damage due to a heart attack
- Timely and accurate diagnoses to reduce the disruption to your life and get you back home as soon as possible
- Help and communication to better understand how to respond to your heart emergencies
- Improved quality of life after a heart episode Learn more about Chest Pain Awareness.
American College of Cardiology Advanced Heart Failure Accreditation
If you or someone you care for has been diagnosed with heart failure, we can provide the tools to improve quality of life. Memorial Medical Center has now earned Advanced Heart Failure Accreditation from the American College of Cardiology. We were awarded the accreditation based on rigorous onsite review of the staff's ability to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients with heart failure through pre-hospital care, early stabilization, acute care, transitional care, clinical quality measures and more.
Certified Primary Stroke Center designated by The Joint Commission
Memorial Medical Center in August 2021 earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Primary Stroke Certification. The process and resulting certification is the latest example of the high quality and consistent care offered at Memorial.
New Mexico Department of Health EMS Bureau Level IV Trauma Designation
The Level IV Trauma designation represents MMC's commitment and preparation to the provision of trauma care, and participation in New Mexico's trauma system. Trauma designation indicates that MMC staff are prepared and trained to provide emergency care to injured patients, utilizing state and national standards of care.
Recognize Emergency Symptoms
Two of the most common life-threatening emergencies are heart attacks and strokes. Timely treatment is crucial!