The Brownell Emergency Center at UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) provides medical care services for emergency and immediate health needs. The department is open 24 hours a day and is always fully staffed with physicians, nurses and technicians. This team has the skills and equipment to care for you along with complete access to diagnostic services in radiology and laboratory.
It is a Level III Trauma Center with the next advanced level of care in Des Moines or Iowa City. The unit features a mobile stroke detection robotic unit from University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics for faster diagnosis of strokes.
For questions about emergency services call (641) 236-2380.
Emergencies Don't Wait
In a medical emergency every second counts. At GRMC, we are dedicated to providing safe care during COVID-19. We have safe, sanitized areas that are equipped to care for you and your loved ones. In a medical emergency please dial 911 or come to the emergency department, because emergencies don't wait.
We are a Safe Haven in accordance with Iowa's Safe Haven Act. Discover more information on the law.