Know when to visit the emergency room
Have a severe burn or cut that won’t stop bleeding? These are both situations where you’ll want to visit the emergency room. Learn more reasons to go in this chart.
Test your knowledge: do you know where to go for your care?
Test what you know about when a condition should receive care from the emergency room, urgent care or your primary care doctor.
Watch this video and know where to go for your condition
Better health comes from using connected care services. Learn how you can get the best quality care when your doctors work together.
These five steps can help you get the care you need
Feeling a sudden change in health can be upsetting. With these steps, you can help yourself get the care you need.
Be prepared. Use these checklists if you visit the doctor, urgent care or emergency room.
A sudden pain is one reason you might visit the emergency room. Before you have a need to go, plan ahead with this checklist.
Check your official health plan documents to see what services and providers are covered by your health plan. Suggested care options are not medical advice. If you believe you are having an emergency, go to the nearest emergency room or call 911.