Emergency Care

24-Hour Emergency Care at 3 Hospitals

Some of the shortest wait times in Massachusetts.  See below for wait times and directions.

Please note: always call 9-1-1 if you need medical help right away.

Cambridge Hospital Campus

CHA Cambridge Hospital

1493 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Parking: Use our underground garage. The cost is $4-8 a day, depending on your stay.
Public Transportation: Bus: 69, 83, 91 Train: Red line, Harvard Sq. (10 minute walk)

Somerville Hospital Campus

CHA Somerville Hospital

33 Tower Street., Somerville
Parking: Free spots for emergency patients near our Tower St entrance. We also have a parking lot on Highland Ave and at the top of Tower St. The cost is $3-8, depending on your stay.
Public Transportation: Bus: 88, 90, Train: Red Line, Davis Square or Porter Square (10 minute walk)

Whidden Hospital Campus

CHA Everett Hospital

103 Garland St., Everett
Emergency entrance on Lawrence St.
Parking: There is a small parking area in front of the ED for patients and a free parking garage on Garland Street.
Public Transportation: No direct access. Bus: 110, 111, 112 are the closest bus lines.

Emergency Department Highlights:

  • High quality care from our highly trained staff.
  • A state-of-the-art system to monitor your health in real-time.
  • Coordinated care, where your CHA doctor gets electronic updates on your health.
  • Streamlined admissions to get the sickest patients to a hospital bed sooner.
  • Rapid assessment protocols to prioritize our work.
  • Expert mental health care, including Psychiatric Emergency Services at Cambridge Hospital.