Emergency & Urgent care
The Department of Emergency Services at Irwin Army Community Hospital provides level 3 Emergency Department and Emergency Ambulance Services to the Fort Riley community. The department serves on average 31,000 patients and approximately 1,300 ambulance responses annually.
Non-beneficiaries who are require emergency assistance will be stabilized and treated. When appropriate, such patients will be transferred to a civilian facility for continued care.
Combined Emergency & Urgent Care
IACH's combined Emergency & Urgent Care now eliminates the guesswork of whether you need emergency or urgent care. Patients are evaluated by a Registered Nurse to expedite the right kind of care.
Urgent Care Examples
These are examples of diagnoses that are typically considered urgent. This list is not comprehensive or considered a replacement for a clinical examination, and may vary based on your specific symptoms and condition.
Bladder or urinary tract infections
Insect bites and stings
Simple abscess (no packing needed)
Simple cuts, bruises or abrasions
Simple nose bleed (no packing needed)
Strains or sprains
Emergency Care Examples
These are examples of diagnoses that are typically considered emergent. This list is not comprehensive or considered a replacement for a clinical examination, and may vary based on your specific symptoms and condition.
Baby less than 2 years old with a fever
Broken or dislocated bones
Chest pain or chest pressure
Coughing up or vomiting blood
Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
Dizziness or loss of consciousness
Foreign body removal
Heart palpitations/racing heart rate
High blood pressure crisis
High fever or fever with rash
Major wounds or bleeding that won’t stop
Severe back pain
Severe flu or pneumonia
Sudden change in vision
Sudden or severe pain
Sudden testicular pain or swelling
Suicidal or homicidal thoughts or hallucinations
Vomiting or dehydration
In Case of Emergency: Call 911 or go to the nearest Emergency Room.
Emergency Clinic Phone:
650 Huebner Road, Fort Riley, Kansas, 66442