Emergency Rooms (ER)

Miners Campus

Miners campus

St. Luke’s Miners Campus
360 West Ruddle Street
Coaldale, PA 18218

You never know where you’ll be when an emergency happens. It’s something most people don’t even want to think about.

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On a hike. Miners Story
It was a nice day for a hike. Tiffany and I were prepared to enjoy a day outdoors. What we weren’t prepared for was the fall she took on the trail. We knew immediately that she needed medical attention. Fortunately, St. Luke’s Miners Campus was nearby. We’re all thankful for the experts in St. Luke’s Emergency Room!

But know this, there’s a St. Luke’s Emergency Room always nearby... always ready for you – close to home or wherever you are when you need us most.

Here’s what choosing St. Luke’s Miners Campus means to you:

  • FastTrack - Designed to treat patients with minor injuries in 60 minutes or less.
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center - We utilize the best practices in heart care to minimize or eliminate heart damage due to heart attack.
  • We are your local hospital - 97% of patients who arrive at St. Luke’s Miners Campus are treated here, with only 3% needing treatment at St. Luke’s more advanced facilities.
  • Expanding ER team - Two new board certified emergency physicians have recently joined our team of experts.

By choosing any one of our ten St. Luke’s Emergency Rooms, you can rest-assured that you will always receive the highest level of care for yourself and your loved ones. As a network, we are able to easily share information and expertise between our hospitals and our physician practices to provide you with the best emergency care possible.

Don’t wait – let others know St. Luke’s is your choice...when it matters most!

Highest Level of Care Close to Home

St. Luke’s Miners Campus' Emergency Room (ER) treats almost 8,000 patients annually and is accessible 24 hours-a-day, seven days-a-week. The staff offers life-saving expertise for those suffering from chest pain, abdominal pain, shortness of breath, lacerations, broken bones, high fever, dizziness and fainting, seizures, poisonings and other life threatening ailments.

Expanded to Meet Your Needs

The John E. and Dorothy Morgan Emergency Room (ER), features 8,700 square feet of space with three general treatment rooms and five specific treatment rooms. There is a separate admitting area and ambulance entrance. The John E. and Dorothy Morgan Emergency Room (ER) is adjacent to the Diagnostic Imaging Department to facilitate the immediate imaging needs of emergency patients.

10-Minutes to Trauma Center in Bethlehem

If the need arises, emergency patients can be quickly transported to the St. Luke’s Level 1 Trauma Center at St. Luke’s University Hospital - Bethlehem. The Trauma Center is designed to treat the most seriously injured patients. A specially trained and qualified multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses and technicians are on-call and prepared to respond at a moment’s notice. St. Luke’s Hospital is one of only 27 trauma centers in Pennsylvania approved and accredited by the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation (PTSF). St. Luke’s aero medical transport helicopter service, Geisinger Life Flight, can fly patients needing trauma care from St. Luke’s Miners Campus in Coaldale to St. Luke’s Trauma Center in Bethlehem in approximately 10-12 minutes. Geisinger’s Life Flight program includes 100 team members and nine helicopters operating out of bases in Danville, Minersville, Lehighton, State College, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Williamsport.