ER Locations in San Francisco

If you have a life threatening emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest ER.

If you have visited an emergency room recently and referred to a specialist, make sure to contact your primary care provider for a referral authorization. The UC Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP) and many other plans require a referral for follow-up care.


UCSF Emergency Room (Moffitt Long)
505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143
OPEN 24 hours
tel: 415-353-1008 or 415-353-2138

Other ERs in San Francisco:

CPMC Emergency Department
2333 Buchanan Street
(Between Clay St. & Washington)
San Francisco, CA
SFGH Emergency Department *Please note: not an in-network provider. Avoid SFGH ER if possible, you may incur a large bill.
1001 Potrero Avenue
San Francisco, CA
Saint Francis Emergency Department
900 Hyde Street
San Francisco, CA
Saint Luke’s Emergency Department
3555 Cesar Chavez Street
San Francisco, CA
Saint Mary’s Emergency Department
450 Stanyan Street
San Francisco, CA
Kaiser Permanente Emergency Department *Please note: not an in-network provider.
2425 Geary Boulevard
San Francisco, CA

To locate an in-network provider other than those listed above, UC SHIP members may search the Anthem website.

Anthem Blue Cross PPO

Note: The UCSF Mission Bay hospital does NOT have an adult ER. Please seek care at one of the ER’s listed above instead.