ER-7 Emergency Center at Northwest

Northwest Hospital ER-7

Located close to home and open 24 hours a day, ER-7 at Northwest provides the highest quality medical care as quickly as possible in a private, comfortable setting. Our cardiac and stroke care has earned accreditations and designations, including:

Northwest ER-7 Specialty Care

Rapid Care [+/-]

For patients with sore throats, ear infections, sprains, cuts, twisted ankles and other injuries that are not life- or limb-threatening. Learn more about rapid care.

Urgent Care [+/-]

For patients who require more specialized care, including laboratory work and closer monitoring of their condition. Learn more about urgent care.

Emergent Care [+/-]

For patients who need intensive care or who are more critically ill and could have a life- or limb-threatening emergency. Learn more about emergent care.

Observation Care [+/-]

For patients whose care, testing and treatment occur in stages or whose symptoms or response to treatment may change over several hours. Learn more about observation care.

Cardiac Care [+/-]

For patients who may be having acute cardiac problems. The Society of Chest Pain Centers (now Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care) has accredited Northwest Hospital as a Chest Pain Center. Learn more about cardiac care.

Pediatric Care [+/-]

For children under the age of 16. Medical equipment and supplies tailored to children are located within the care center. Learn more about pediatric care.

Psychiatric Care [+/-]

For patients experiencing symptoms of acute mental illness, or for those seeking assistance with coping and caring for loved ones with mental health issues. Learn more about psychiatric care.

Treatment Areas

All 38 treatment areas are private and feature the latest medical equipment close at hand with lighting, temperature and noise control levels tailored to the needs of individual patients. Treatment rooms are equipped with a television and space for a friend or family member to remain throughout treatment.

When You Arrive

Upon your arrival, specially trained Northwest ER-7 staff members will evaluate you. The registrars complete paperwork or necessary forms at your bedside. While everyone receives timely care in the Northwest ER-7, certain serious or life-threatening illnesses or injuries require more immediate attention. If you feel your medical condition has changed since you have been waiting for treatment, please inform the triage nurse as quickly as possible.

Directions to ER-7 at Northwest

From I-695 [+/-]

Head northwest on I-695 N.
Keep left onto I-695 W.
Take Exit 18 to merge onto MD-26W/Liberty Road toward Reisterstown.
Turn left onto Old Court Road.
Destination is on the left.


Department Head

Watkins, Angela E.A. D.O.

Angela E.A. Watkins, D.O.

Emergency Medicine, Northwest Hospital
Dept. of Emergency Medicine ,


Heise, Edward RN, MHA, BSN, NE-B

Edward Heise, RN, MHA, BSN, NE-B

Director Patient Care Services
Emergency Department & Observation ,


Department of Emergency Medicine
Northwest Hospital
5401 Old Court Road
Randallstown, MD 21133
Phone: 410-521-2200