Frisbie Memorial Hospital is making important efforts to change long-standing community perceptions about emergency departments. Finding ways to expedite the care of up to 80 patients a day while improving patient satisfaction is no easy task, but it's a promise to which Frisbie Memorial Hospital is committed.
Whether your visit is for a minor injury or for a life-threatening medical problem, we make every effort to ensure that you are as comfortable and informed as possible.
With the rapid growth of the communities we serve, it is more important than ever to continue to show a strong commitment to improving our emergency services. For those conditions that are not emergent, the Barrington Walk-In Care is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sundays 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. You may also visit White Mountain Medical Center in Sanbornville for non-emergent health concerns. The Center has walk-in care Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Frisbie Memorial Hospital's Emergency Department is one of the largest and busiest facilities in the Seacoast Region, treating more than 30,000 patients each year. The department has a 17-bed exam and treatment area, including:
- 11 general treatment areas
- 2 cardiac treatment areas
- 2 trauma treatment areas
- An OB/GYN treatment area
- An orthopedic room
- A hazardous material exposure shower
- Expanded and more comfortable waiting areas
When you or a family member needs emergency medical treatment, you can feel confident that when you visit Frisbie Memorial Hospital's Emergency Department you will receive high-quality medical care as quickly as possible, and you will be seen by skilled and compassionate nurses, board-certified emergency physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and paramedics 24 hours-a-day.
Whether you need stitches, an emergency ultrasound, CT scan or MRI, our Emergency Department can provide the care you need, always with a personal touch.
Emergency Medical Services
Frisbie Memorial Hospital's Emergency Medical Services [EMS] provides state-recognized paramedic-level ambulance services to Rochester residents and critical care support to surrounding Frisbie Memorial Hospital communities. Our ambulances are equipped with life-saving technology that provides our patients with advanced medical care before they reach the hospital. Frisbie Memorial Hospital paramedics are important members of our emergency team and will accompany patients from the ambulance to the emergency room, providing a critical level in the continuum of care.
Frisbie Memorial's EMS was recently recognized as being instrumental in the City of Rochester's HeartSafe Community designation. To learn more, click here.
Directions to Emergency Services.