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Emergency Services - Lafayette

To protect our patients and staff, all people entering a BCH care facility will be required to wear a mask (exceptions include children <2 yrs. old or medical reasons such as trouble breathing, unconsciousness, or someone unable to remove a mask without assistance). *Bandanas, neck gaiters, and masks with valves are not acceptable.

Community Medical Center

1000 W. South Boulder Road
Lafayette, CO 80026
303-415-4300

If you think your health or life is at serious risk, call 911.

medical building 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
  • Chest pain
  • Dehydration
  • High blood pressure problems
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Infections
  • Burns
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Heavy or uncontrolled bleeding
  • Eye injuries
  • Sudden dizziness, weakness or change in vision

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:

Important Information

Boulder Community Health is following current guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that call for patients and visitors to continue wearing masks at Foothills Hospital and all BCH patient-care facilities.

People 12 and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. For updated Vaccine Clinic hours and general vaccine info, please visit our vaccine page.