When Should You Take Your Child To The ER?

Whether it’s the middle of the night or the middle of the big game, any time your child becomes ill or injured you naturally have lots of questions and concerns. One of the most common is when should I take my child to the ER? It’s always better to be safe than sorry and you should certainly listen to your parental intuition whenever you feel something isn’t right. To make it easier and more convenient, we’ve removed much of the wait time across our ERs. There are also signs and symptoms that can help you decide whether a trip to the ER is in order. Here are several of the most common childhood ailments and expert advice on how best to handle them.

Most common symptoms in children

If you are having a medical emergency, call 911.