Emergency Room Wait Times for Hospitals in Wharton CountyAverage wait times at hospital in Wharton County show the time patients can expect to spend. Actual wait times will depend on many factors, such as severity of the injury, time of day, and staffing. Patients are quickly evaluated as part of a triage process, so the most severe cases can be treated first. Depending on the hospital, this initial wait can run from a few minutes to over an hour. The times below also include wait times for initial treatment, since there can be many delays after the triage process.
|Hospital||City||Total Wait Times|
|Gulf Coast Medical Center||Wharton||2h 46m|
|El Campo Memorial Hospital||El Campo||2h 50m|
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These are the average time from entering the ER to being admitted to the hospital by a doctor. In a busy ER, patients will be seen by a triage nurse first. Then the wait time will vary by severity, and how busy the ER is at the time of day. Patients with less serious problems could have substantially longer waits.
There is a 4 minute wait difference between the fastest ER in Wharton and the slowest.