Emergency care Lakewood, CO
Swedish Medical Center is proud to offer comprehensive emergency care to the Lakewood and surrounding western Denver communities through the Swedish Belmar ER. Belmar ER was created to serve as an extension of Swedish Medical Center. Our free-standing ER is conveniently located on the northeast corner of the S Wadsworth Blvd and W Alameda Ave intersection. We offer full-service emergency care at our location in alignment with Swedish Medical Center’s standard of high quality service.
Don’t wait! Our ER wait times are lower than the national average and are often less than 30 minutes. Check the bar above for an up-to-the-minute ER wait time estimate.
Facility features and amenities
Swedish Belmar ER is a full-service 24-hour emergency room offering care seven days a week. At the facility, we have nine private patient rooms and a full range of services on-site, including diagnostic imaging, radiology scans and health analysis through our laboratory. All of the medical images and scans taken can be digitally transferred to the main Swedish hospital campus and to your physician’s office for shared viewing via the Picture Archiving Communications System (PACS).
Swedish Belmar ER is staffed by board-certified adult and pediatric medicine physicians, experienced nurses, radiology and laboratory technicians as well as on-call specialty physicians available for various health consultations.
A Rocky Mountain Hospital affiliate
When your child needs medical attention after hours, we are here to help, and we are located right here in your neighborhood! The Belmar ER is a part of the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children System of Pediatric Care. At Swedish, children are treated by experienced board-certified emergency physicians as well as nurses specially trained in pediatric care.
Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children at Belmar ER is an "ouchless ER." Our pediatric specialists pride themselves on delivering compassionate care for every child that comes to our facility while coordinating and concentrating on creating a comfortable environment for kids and their parents to reduce pain and relieve anxiety as much as possible. Our pediatric doctors and nurses are capable of performing pain-free IV starts, and when necessary, are highly qualified and experienced with tools for sedation to provide relaxation and comfort for patients.
If your child requires further care, he/she will be transferred to Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, giving your child access to the widest spectrum of pediatric specialty care in Denver.
Should your child go to the ER?
Is your child’s illness or injury worthy of a visit to the pediatrician in the morning, a trip to urgent care or should you seek care at an emergency room? Let us help you decide:
The Belmar ER is the newest of the emergency care facilities in the Swedish family. Our Lakewood location is overseen by board-certified physicians and specialty doctors who are on-call for consultations when necessary. Adult and pediatric patients alike who visit the Belmar ER will receive the same level of emergency care services the Denver metropolitan area has come to expect over the years from Swedish. Patients will be seen by some of the top physicians, pediatric specialists and surgeons Denver has to offer at the Lakewood-based medical center. In addition, our on-site radiology and laboratory technicians will be able to readily read scans and lab results to help quickly diagnose and develop a treatment plan for any ailing condition you or a loved one might be experiencing.
If you have any further questions about the various services and amenities offered at the Swedish Belmar ER, feel free to reach to us at (720) 417-7200 for more information about the facility. The Belmar ER is a 24/7 operated emergency care center and its full contact information is as follows:
260 S Wadsworth Blvd
Lakewood, CO 80226
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