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Emergency Services

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Hillcrest and La Jolla Emergency Locations Open 24 Hours

Hillcrest Emergency
UC San Diego Medical Center

200 W. Arbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92103

Map and directions, Hillcrest


La Jolla Emergency
Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

9434 Medical Center Drive
La Jolla CA, 92037

Map and directions, La Jolla


Urgent Care Services

UC San Diego Health offers urgent care at clinics in La Jolla and Rancho Bernardo. We also are contracted with a number of urgent care facilities for some of our patients.

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UC San Diego Health Emergency Services — Hillcrest

Emergency Services ER Entrance in Hillcrest UC San Diego Medical Center offers comprehensive emergency care, including:

UC San Diego Health Emergency Services — La Jolla

Emergency Services ER Entrance in La JollaEmergency services in La Jolla are located in the Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center with access to all major medical specialties, such as:

Our emergency care locations in Hillcrest and La Jolla are staffed by board-certified emergency medicine physicians trained in one or more specialties. A full-time attending physician is present 24 hours a day.

Emergency Department Care, Costs and Billing

Our policy is that all ER patients receive a physical examination by a doctor prior to any contact with the patient's insurer or primary care physician. This ensures you will receive the most appropriate care regardless of your ability to pay or the decision of your health plan concerning payments.

You may receive separate bills for different parts of your emergency room visit. If you have questions, please visit Billing and Insurance Information or call:

  • For bills from UC San Diego Emergency Physician's Group, call 866-679-7477.
  • For bills from UC San Diego Health, call 855-827-3633.