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    Emergency Medical Services


    A combination of highly-trained career and volunteer professionals provide emergency medical services within the City of Fredericksburg.  The professional staff of the Fredericksburg Fire Department responds to emergency medical calls on weekdays from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.   At all other times the calls are handled by The Fredericksburg Rescue Squad.  Established in 1940, the Fredericksburg Rescue Squad is one of the finest senior rescue squads in Virginia.

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     Emergency Centers


    The Mary Washington Hospital Level II Trauma Center is a Commonwealth of Virginia-designated Trauma Center, providing comprehensive trauma care to patients with life-threatening injuries.  It is estimated that 1,000 trauma patients per year are served by the MWH Trauma Center.  It is staffed by in-hospital trauma surgeons who are available 24/7 for immediate care.





    Urgent Care Centers


    Fredericksburg residents can choose among a variety of urgent care centers located in the city and throughout the region.   They provide many of the same services to patients who need immediate medical attention, while keeping the emergency room free to handle more serious situations.  These walk-in centers usually offer extended hours, have board-certified physicians, can dispense prescriptions and can perform basic X-rays and diagnostic tests.


    Patient First is open every day of the year and appointments are not necessary.  Patient First operates 36 centers in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.  One is located in the City of Fredericksburg at Central Park.



    NextCare© Urgent Care is one of the nation’s leading urgent care providers.  A partner with Mary Washington Healthcare, it offers four medical centers in the Fredericksburg Region. 

    Prime Care offers urgent and family care at two locations in Spotsylvania County.

    Primary and Urgent Care provides urgent and family care at locations in Spotsylvania and Stafford Counties.








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