Current ER Wait Time

Wait times are updated every 5 minutes and represent the average wait time during the past hour. The wait times listed here reflect the average time between the patient's arrival to the emergency department and when they are first seen by a doctor or nurse practitioner.

Golden Triangle Emergency Department

ER in Columbus, Mississippi

The Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle Emergency Department is open 24-hours a day, 365 days a year, to provide you with the care you need. Our emergency room (ER) team sees 67,000 patients every year from Columbus, Mississippi and surrounding areas.

Continue reading to find out more about the amenities at our Columbus, Mississippi ER and to find out where we are located.

Emergency Department Features

  • Convenient parking located on the southwest side of the Emergency Room entrance and in front of the Fifth Street building
  • Cafeteria with a snack bar open for breakfast and lunch at select times
  • Corner Café open for lunch or grab-and-go items
  • Retail pharmacy open Monday through Friday during business hours
  • Full service radiology and laboratory services
  • Use of Baptist OneCare MyChart, our electronic health record system that allows patients and Baptist staff members to easily reference notes from your Emergency Department visit and any necessary follow-up appointments

Location of Our Columbus ER

Our 38-bed emergency room is located at:

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle Emergency Department
2520 5th Street North
Columbus, Mississippi 39705

Call us at 662-244-1000 or 800-544-8762.

How Long Will I Have to Wait?

We list the current emergency department wait time at the top of this page. Please note that your condition may have an effect on your ER wait time. Learn how our team determines which patients need to be treated first based on severity of symptoms and conditions.

Contact Us

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle

2520 5th Street, North
Columbus, MS 39705



Baptist Hospice Golden Triangle

2623 5th Street N
Columbus, MS 39705