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Kootenai Health's Emergency Department is one of the busiest in the state of Idaho with nearly 50,000 visits annually. 

Kootenai Health is dual certified as a Level III Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma and a Level II Trauma Center State of Idaho Time Sensitive Emergency System. To receive verification, Kootenai had to prove it has the hospital resources needed for trauma care and can provide the entire spectrum of care to meet all of an injured patient’s needs. Reviewers evaluated every phase of trauma patient care. 

As the emergency referral center for the region, Kootenai Health has the staffing and equipment necessary to provide rapid, life-saving response for a broad spectrum of illnesses and injuries.

They consistently deliver the quality, comprehensive care our community has come to expect from Kootenai Health.