24-Hour Emergency Care for Our Community

St. Joseph Hospital's Emergency Department in Bethpage, NY, offers emergency care 24-hours a day, seven days a week to help Long Islanders with serious to critical medical issues.

Call 9-1-1 immediately if you are experiencing a medical emergency.

Emergency Services

Our highly experienced and compassionate team of board-certified emergency medicine physicians, registered nurses, radiologists and additional support staff provide a full spectrum of care for injuries and conditions, including:

  • Heart attack
  • Head injuries
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Pediatric injuries
  • Respiratory distress
  • Stroke

Primary Stroke Center

St. Joseph Hospital provides 24-hour, seven days a week stroke care. We are a New York State Department of Health-designated Primary Stroke Center and certified by the New York State Joint Commission. 

American Medical Response

Catholic Health and American Medical Response work together to offer medical transportation services to our patients. Call for an ambulance at any time.



Paramedic-level ambulance service is available for Catholic Health patients at home, care facilities or physician offices needing urgent access to a Catholic Health hospital emergency department.

American Medical Response's 24/7 Care in Motion Transfer Center is equipped with software to facilitate single-call communication with Catholic Health providers requesting medical transportation.

Inside of Hunter EMS ambulance