Erlanger East Celebrates The Opening Of East Hamilton County’s Only Emergency Center On Monday

Friday, March 08, 2013

Erlanger representatives, local officials and area residents will celebrate the grand opening of the new Erlanger East Emergency Center with a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Monday, beginning at 10 a.m.   

The 22,000-square foot expansion at the Erlanger East Campus will provide 24/7 full-service emergency care to residents of all ages. This is Erlanger’s fifth emergency center, in addition to the Baroness Campus, Children’s Hospital, Erlanger North and Erlanger Bledsoe, and is the first emergency center to accommodate those living in East Hamilton County and beyond.


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