1202 S. Tyler St. Covington, LA 70433
24 hours a day/ 7 days a week
IF YOU ARE HAVING AN EMERGENCY, DIAL 911.
If you are approaching ER directly, enter at 11th Ave. off the corner of Tyler St.
If you are inside the main entrance end of the building, go down the main hall off the lobby near the fountain. Go straight down the hall and take the last right to ER reception.
The St. Tammany Parish Hospital emergency department is a non-bedded unit, providing emergency care for all patients without discrimination. STPH is Covington' accredited chest pain center
and is the only west St. Tammany Hospital in the ASSERT telestroke network
. STPH has also earned The Joint Commission's Gold
Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stoke Centers
With good teamwork, STPH ER strives to treat every patient according to each individual’s emergency need in a timely manner. All patients requesting examination and/or treatment will receive an appropriate medical screening exam by a physician to determine if an emergency medical condition exists.
St. Tammany Parish Hospital adjusts its system in the Emergency Department to consistently reduce wait times. In fact, the ER routinely benchmarks below the national average. Whether your visit to the ER is for a minor incident or a major infarction, our skilled staff is ready to care for you.