Emergency Care and Urgent Care

We're here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

Emergency Care

Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County operates a 24-hour Emergency Service. Working in cooperation with the local community rescue squads, we have physicians, nurses, and other medical professionals on call around the clock seven days a week. Medical Flight helicopter transport is available within 30 minutes for serious trauma or illness if care at a major urban medical center is required after stabilization at this facility.

Urgent Care

MHLC now offers Urgent Care. Urgent Care can be used for non-life threatening situations, such as ear infections, minor cuts, sprains, and sore throats.

Urgent Care Hours

Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  Friday  5:00 p.m. - 10:00 pm. 
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County opened an expanded emergency department in the fall of 2004. Our new ER features privacy and comfort. The newly expanded ER consists of two major trauma rooms conveniently located by the radiology department. You can count on our advanced technology and highly trained staff to be ready for emergency situations as they arise.

Level IV Trauma Center

In 2007, MHLC became certified by the Wisconsin State Trauma Care System as a Level IV Trauma Center. Along with taking part in WSTCS, the trauma center is dedicated to reducing death, disability, and suffering, that result from traumatic injuries and mass casualty events by providing a comprehensive and integrated system of prevention and trauma care resources throughout the continuum of care.

Med Flight

Med Flight helicopter transport has been available for our facility since 1985.  Med Flight can arrive at in Darlington about 20 minutes after leaving their Madison base.

At Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County, we're here for you when you need us most!