Emergency Numbers

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
BID Hospital - Needham Campus
Mount Auburn Hospital
New England Baptist

  • For all other off site locations, dial  - 911 for a medical emergency.


Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02215
 
Emergency Management 24/7 On-call Pager: 39271
Provides on-line access to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s Emergency Response Manual which includes the Emergency Operations Plan and annexes, Emergency Response Guidelines, Policies, and immediate response actions. For specific emergency events, please dial the Code Declaration Line at 617 (63)2-1212 or notify Public Safety at 617 (63)2-9111. To obtain current situational information during an event, call the Event Update Line at 617 (63)2-0009 for a recorded message.

The Code Declaration Line:  617 (63)2-1212 *

     Includes:

  • Code Blue/Cardiac Arrest
  • First Aid/Medical Emergency
  • Anesthesia Stat
  • Respiratory Stat
  • Trauma
  • OB/Neonate Emergency
  • Code Purple (Psychiatric Emergency)
  • Code Red (Fire, Facilities Emergency)
  • Code Orange (Hazardous Materials [Chemical or Radioactive] Emergency)

    * Be prepared to give the following information:
    • Type of code you are calling
    • Location
    • Call back number
    • Your Name

Security Emergency:  617 (63)2-9111
Ambulance Line: (for inter hospital transfers)  617 (75)4-2020
Boston Fire, Police, EMS:  - 911
Page Operator:  617 (63)2-8611 (automated voice response)
Regional Poison Control Center:  617 232-2120



BID Hospital - Needham Campus 148 Chestnut Street
Needham, Massachusetts 02492
All Emergencies:  3-3737



Mount Auburn Hospital 330 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
All Emergencies:  - 22

     Which includes:

  • BOMB THREAT................................Code Black
    - Dial 22; Identify yourself and relay caller's message.
  • CARDIAC ARREST...........................Code Blue
    - Dial 22; Give exact floor and room number.
  • INFANT ABDUCTION........................Code Pink
    - Emergency Department dials 22; Tell the operator to activate the disaster plan. Give location, type of disaster.
  • DISASTER ACTIVATION PLAN.........Code Triage
    - Emergency Department dials 22; Tell the operator to activate the disaster plan. Give location, type of disaster.
  • FIRE.................................................Code Red
    - Pull the nearest alarm box.
    - Dial 22; Give exact location of fire.
  • HAZMAT/RADIATION........................Code Orange
    - Dial 22; Ask for the person you need and give your exact location or extension.
  • TRAUMA TEAM................................Code Yellow
    - Dial 22; Ask for the person you need and give your exact location or extension.
  • MEDICAL EMERGENCY....................Stat
    - Dial 22; Ask for the person you need and give your exact location or extension.
  • PROTECTION SERVICE...................Stat
    - Dial 22; Give your location or extension.
  • HAZARDOUS MATERIALS:  - 5040


New England Baptist 125 Parker Hill Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02120
All Emergencies:  6-3333

Includes:
Code Red
Code Green

Code Blue



For all other off site locations,
- dial  911 for a medical emergency.