Senior Emergency Room

To meet the needs of the seniors in our community, Weiss Memorial Hospital is proud to have made a number of enhancements and capital investments in its Emergency Room – which has one of the shortest ER wait times in Chicago.

Enhancements include:

Online ER check-in

New comfort features

  • Pillow speakers
  • Larger nurse call buttons
  • New overhead lights
  • New dimmer lights
  • New televisions
  • Pressure-reducing mattresses

New safety & privacy features

  • Seamless non-skid flooring
  • Remodeled bathrooms
  • Noise reducing curtains

New room equipment

  • Reading glasses
  • New phones
  • New recliners

At Weiss Memorial Hospital, we’re committed to supporting the health of seniors outside the emergency room too. We offer educational programming, free screenings, and exercise classes for the community to stay active, involved and informed about their health. Learn more about senior health and wellness opportunities at Weiss.