Emergency Department

Fast Facts

  • Number of Beds
    21 total beds, 2 trauma rooms
  • Nurse to Pt Ratio
    1:4
  • Shifts
    Traditional 12 hr/shifts; varying start times throughout the day
  • Certifications Available
    BLS, ACLS, PALS, ENPC, TNCC, CPI, NIMS, NIH

The Emergency Department at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena provides excellent, relationship based care. Our team of physicians, advanced practice providers, registered nurses, and techs work together to provide quality care for adult and pediatric patients presenting with acute illnesses, traumas, cardiac and respiratory emergencies, and mental health needs. Our staff works with patients and their families to meet their unique healthcare needs.

The Emergency Department presents staff with many opportunities for continued education, as well as, professional and personal career growth. With a combination of formal, informal, and hands-on training activities, staff stays up-to-date and proficient with evidence based practices and standards of care. To support the betterment of the emergency department team, focused committees have been formed including a Unit Practice Council.