Southwest ER

Full-Service Emergency Care at the Swedish Southwest ER (SWER): Providing Emergency Care to Southwest Jefferson County & Littleton

Our ER Facility

  • Award-winning, full-service, 24-hour emergency department
  • 18 private patient rooms, featuring five rooms equipped for 24-hour observation stays.
  • The facility includes a full range of services on-site, including radiology, laboratory and administrative offices.
  • Specific on-site equipment includes a 16-slice CT scanner, a dedicated x-ray suite and an ultrasound suite. CT scans and x-rays can be digitally transferred to the main Swedish facility and to physicians' offices for shared viewing via the Picture Archiving Communications System (PACS).
  • Full service lab

Medical Staffing

  • Board-certified adult medicine physicians
  • Experienced nurses
  • Radiology technicians and laboratory technicians
  • On-call specialty physicians available for consultations

Service Excellence

  • SWER Low-Risk Cardiac Program for Chest Pain Patients
  • National leader in patient satisfaction among ER patients
  • Swedish provided care for more than 20,000 patients last year
  • Conveniently located in southwestern Jefferson County