Wouldn't it be nice if urgent medical issues were predictable?
Same Day Acute Visits
Our physicians set aside a few appointment slots Monday to Friday for those concerns that come up during normal business hours, and just can't wait. If your child is an established primary care patient, and needs same-day care, please call our office to be scheduled with one of our providers.
After Hours Resources
For urgent concerns that occur after hours or on weekends, please see the following recommendations, available in a downloadable pdf format here.
• Evergreen Hospital Consulting Nurse Service: 425-899-3000, press “2” at the prompt • Harborview Community Care Line: 206-744-2500 • Swedish Nurse Consult Line: 206-215-2100 • Your insurance company’s health line (listed on the back of your insurance card, for example, Regence Health Line 1-800-257-6729, Microsoft’s Health Line 1-800-676-1411, Molina 1-888- 275-8750) • Washington Poison Center: 1-800-222-1222, 24-hour health line for advice regarding poisonous substances and medication overdoses. • www.SeattleChildrens.org Our local children’s hospital has an excellent website filled with information on topics such as croup, bites and stings, constipation, first aid, and vomiting. Click on “Conditions” at the top of the screen and enter your search term. • www.HealthyChildren.org A website run by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) with articles, Q&A and safety tips.
•Seattle Children’s Urgent Care Clinics: Bellevue, Everett, Seattle, Federal Way If your child has an illness that is not an emergency—such as a fever or an earache—and our office is closed, we recommend going to one of the 4 urgent care clinics offered by Seattle Children’s. Schedule an appointment online here or call (206)987-2211. Walk-in appointments are not accepted. Hours: Mon-Fri 4:00pm-10:30pm, Sat-Sun: 11am-8pm, and all major holidays • ZoomCare: all ages, take insurance, day, evening and weekend hours, multiple locations in Puget Sound area
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