Our Medical Services

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.

Tipton Emergency Department

ER in Covington, TN

The Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton Emergency Department in Covington, Tennessee is open 24-hours a day, 365 days a year, so you can count on treatment when you need it. Our team sees 23,000 patients each year, including residents of Covington and neighboring areas.

Continue reading to learn about the features of our emergency room (ER) in Covington. To view our location, scroll down to the bottom of the page.

Emergency Department Features

  • Emergency parking located on the north side of the building.
  • Visitor parking available in the lots in front of the building.
  • Vending machines and coffee maker available in the waiting area.
  • Dining café that serves three meals per day.
  • Free guest Wi-Fi.
  • 24/7 services include CT scans, MRI scans, ultrasounds, and regular X-rays, as well as laboratory services.
  • Use of Baptist OneCare MyChart [PDF], our electronic health record system that allows patients and Baptist staff members to easily reference notes from your Emergency Department visit at any necessary follow-up appointments.

Location of Our Covington ER

Our 13-bed emergency room is located at:

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton Emergency Department
1995 Highway 51 South
Covington, Tennessee 38019

Call us at 901-476-2621.

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-Tipton

1995 Highway 51 South
Covington, TN 38019



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