Emergency Care in Temecula

If you’re having a medical emergency, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Temecula Valley Hospital
31700 Temecula Parkway
Temecula, CA 92592
Phone: 951-331-2200


The Emergency Department (ED) at Temecula Valley Hospital (TVH) is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide area residents with the emergency and urgent medical care they need, when they need it. A team of emergency medicine physicians, registered nurses and specially trained staff work in cooperation with other in-house specialists to provide high-quality treatment as quickly as possible.

What to Expect When Arriving for Care

Sudden illness or injury can occur without warning, and while no one typically plans a trip to the ED, everyone should know what to expect after they arrive.

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Heart Attack Care

TVH is a designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center for Riverside and San Diego counties. We were awarded Chest Pain Center Accreditation with Primary PCI and Resuscitation by the American College of Cardiology, and received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association® for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

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Stroke Care

TVH is also a designated Stroke Receiving Center for Riverside and San Diego counties. We earned the The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Heart-Check mark for Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification, and Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Target: Stroke Elite Plus Quality Achievement Award.

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Advanced Emergency Medicine

We provide a wide range of emergency services, including:

  • An interventional specialty team and cardiac catheterization suite for the quick recognition and treatment of heart attacks
  • A designated center for the evaluation and treatment of stroke
  • Post-cardiac-arrest therapeutic hypothermia to slow a patient's energy consumption and help increase his or her chance of having a meaningful recovery after sudden cardiac arrest
  • Comprehensive care for patients of all ages
  • 24-hour availability of imaging and diagnostic services, including computed tomography (CT) scans

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Swimming Safety and CPR Awareness

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Unpredictable Injuries and Illnesses

Our team is here to provide treatment for the unpredictable injuries and illnesses that can affect everyone. Whenever an accident happens, do your best to stay calm. The first thing you should do is make a quick and accurate decision on whether to seek emergency care. If you are not sure, it is always best to call 9-1-1 and speak to a professional.