Emergency Services The Emergency Department at Bridgeport Hospital provides the highest level of emergency medical care available in the area. A state-designated regional Trauma Center and the site of Connecticut's only Burn Center, the hospital receives more than 80,000 emergency visits each year. Bridgeport Hospital also has its own helipad for the rapid transport of traumatically injured patients. Bridgeport Hospital's special Emergency Department services include: Connecticut's only Geriatric Emergency Medicine Service (GEMS) A dedicated Children's Emergency Center Patients receive care from an experienced team of emergency physicians, nurses, technicians and other healthcare professionals. Employing the latest techniques and technology, Bridgeport Hospital works closely with the area's ambulance services to ensure the best possible care, beginning even before patients arrive at the hospital. Bridgeport Hospital Milford Campus The department offers emergency medical care on the Milford Campus 24/7 throughout the year, including skilled medical staff and specialists, access to diagnostic imaging and rooms equipped for special needs such as pediatrics, orthopedics, gynecology, psychology, cardiac care and ears, nose and throat.