Emergency Services at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital

24/7 Emergency room services for men, women and children

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Emergency Department is fully staffed by physicians and nurses who are trained in emergency medicine. We serve men, women and children with emergency needs.

In the event of an emergency, call 911.

Emergency Department features:

  • Private emergency examination rooms
  • A specially trained Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE),  available 24/7
  • Door-to-balloon response time for cardiac patients to be treated in our Cardiac Catheterization Lab is 60 minutes. American College of Cardiology and the American Hospital Association guidelines recommend a door-to-balloon interval of no more than 90 minutes.

Advanced certification for primary stroke centers

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital has been recognized with Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. This designation shows that our stroke program has met the critical elements of performance to achieve long-term, successful outcomes for stroke patients.

This certification is voluntary and a result of a rigorous on-site review by The Joint Commission in conjunction with The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.



Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital
933 East Pierce Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

(712) 396-6000