When Should I Go To The ER?
If you think you may have a potentially life-threatening emergency medical condition, do not go to an urgent care center or walk-in clinic. Call 911 or go immediately to your nearest hospital emergency department.
Life threatening emergency conditions include but are not limited to:
- Heart attack or stroke
- Chest pain
- Head injury or other major trauma
- Severe abdominal pain
- One-sided weakness or numbness
- Severe bleeding
- Open fractures
- Congestive Heart Failure
- Loss of consciousness