Health and Well-Being 11 - Emergency Room

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Abstract:

This three-page handout educates people about when to go to the emergency room (ER). It explains that the ER is expensive and should only be used for serious and sudden health problems. It provides examples of the kinds of emergencies for which a trip to the ER or call to 911 is appropriate, and advises people with non-emergencies to call their health plan's 24-hour line for assistance. 

Author(s):
Siloam Family Health Center
Country of Origin:
United States
Medical Reviewer:
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Other Reviewer:
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Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Method:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
Community Participation:
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Resource Creation Date:
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Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
1/1/2015
Record Last Updated:
10/22/2018

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