Your Emergency Department is ranked in the TOP 1% of all reporting hospitals in the Nation!
Sheridan Memorial Hospital has received the 2016 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care. This evidence-based designation identifies the country’s best healthcare institutions based on female patient satisfaction, clinical excellence, and what women state that they want from a hospital.
The list of 360 award winners, including Sheridan Memorial Hospital, represents hospitals that have provided exceptional patient care and treatment, signifying our commitment to meeting the highest standards in Emergency Care.
“We are very honored to receive this award. Everyone in our department works very hard to bring the highest level of care to our patients.
We will continue to strive to provide this high level of care here in Sheridan.”
… Jacob Lieb, MD
Chief of Emergency Medicine
at Sheridan Memorial Hospital
What our ranking is based on:
The America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care are hospitals that consistently rank among the best of the 3,500 hospitals reporting on the performance of their respective Emergency Departments.
They are judged on the following Emergency Department performance measures reported by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS):
• Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
• Average time patients spent in the Emergency Department, before they were admitted to the hospital as an inpatient
• Average time patients spent in the Emergency Department before they were seen by a healthcare professional
• Average time patients spent waiting in the Emergency Department, after the doctor decided to admit them as an inpatient, but before leaving the Emergency Department for their inpatient room
• Average time patients spent in the Emergency Department before being sent home
• Average time patients who came to the Emergency Department with broken bones had to wait before receiving pain medication
• Percentage of patients who left the Emergency Department before being seen
The Right Care When YOU need it
Not feeling well? You need to be seen by someone as soon as possible.
At Sheridan Memorial Hospital, there are several options – see which one is right for you.
Big Horn Mountain Medicine
can 307.675.2650 to schedule an appointment
Offices located at
1428 West 5th Street, Sheridan and
1435 Burton Street, Sheridan
Our Internal Medicine Clinic provides primary care for men and women age 16 and older.
With eleven providers and two locations,
we have same-day appointments available
for minor illnesses and injuries.
Urgent Care
New Hours begin September 1, 2016:
Open 8am-8pm Monday – Friday,
10am-8pm Saturday
Our Urgent Care clinic is located in the hospital next to the Emergency Room. Come to see us for minor illnesses, injuries, and infections.
No appointment is necessary, although you can use the “reserve my spot” tool on our website to see how long the wait is and to get your name in at the next available spot. It is helpful to know exactly when you can get in so you don’t have to do your waiting when you arrive at Urgent Care.
Emergency Department
Open 24 hours a day,
Seven days a week
The Emergency Department is where you go for life-threatening emergencies, severe injuries and pain.