Caromont Regional Medical Center
Established in 1946, Caromont Regional Medical Center provides impressive specialties and service offerings orchestrated by some of the most experienced and dedicated medical staff in the region. Our vision is to provide outstanding patient care based upon integrity, teamwork, compassion, innovation and professionalism. We are a 435-bed, not-for-profit general and acute care facility, offering a range of services that rival much larger metropolitan facilities. Caromont Regional Medical Center is the anchor of Caromont, a health care system with seven affiliate companies including a network of 33 primary and specialty physician offices.
About Our Wait Times
If you are having a medical emergency, call 9-1-1.
ER wait times are approximate and provided for informational purposes only. ER wait times represent a three-hour rolling average updated every 30 minutes, and is defined as the time of patient arrival until the time the patient is greeted by a qualified medical professional.
Patients are triaged at arrival and are then seen by a qualified medical professional in priority order based on their presenting complaint and reason for visit.
The ER wait time represents the time it takes to see a qualified medical professional, defined as a Doctor of Medicine (MD), Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) or a Physician Assistant (PA).
National average wait time is one hour, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Caromont and Caromont Regional Medical Center strive to beat the national average.