Emergency Services - Lafayette
COVID-19 Update as of 3/23/20: Effective March 25 at 9 p.m., the emergency
department at Community Medical Center in Lafayette will temporarily close.
We are centralizing our emergency medicine resources at our busiest location,
Foothills Hospital, which is seeing and would continue to see the majority of people experiencing
respiratory illnesses, both flu and COVID-19. The Emergency Department
will be closed for up to 90 days, with ongoing reassessment of the situation.
Please see our
CMC ED blog to learn more.
Community Medical Center
1000 W. South Boulder Road
Lafayette, CO 80026
If you think your health or life is at serious risk, call 911.
We provide 24-hour access to high-level emergency medical care from board-certified
emergency medicine physicians and specially-trained nurses. In the event
you experience a serious injury or illness, our expert team of medical
professionals are ready to deliver outstanding evaluation, treatment,
compassion and care close to home.
- Open 24 hours a day/7 days a week
- Staffed by board-certified emergency physicians
- Full laboratory services and advanced imaging technology
With full laboratory services and advanced imaging, we treat emergency
medical problems such as:
- Abdominal pain
- High blood pressure problems
- Orthopedic injuries
- Difficulty breathing
- Heavy or uncontrolled bleeding
- Sudden dizziness, weakness or change in vision
- Eye injuries
Cost of An Emergency Department Visit
Emergency Department charges are based on the level of emergency care provided
to our patients.
The levels, with level 1 representing basic emergency care, reflect the
type of accommodations needed, the personnel resources, the intensity
of care and the amount of time needed to provide treatment. The following
facility charges do not include fees for drugs, appliances, supplies or
additional ancillary procedures that may be required for a particular
emergency treatment. They also do not include fees for Emergency Department
physicians, who will bill separately for their services.
Our price estimate rates reflect the amount a patient might pay if they take advantage of our Boulder
Community Health prompt-pay self-pay discount.
Effective January 1, 2019, in accordance with new regulatory requirements
from the State of Colorado, patients seeking treatment at our freestanding
emergency department at the Community Medical Center will receive the
following financial disclosure:
CMC ED Patient Financial Information (English)
CMC ED Patient Financial Information (Spanish)