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At Wellstar, we know many people are anxious about the COVID-19 outbreak. But medical emergencies such as heart attacks, strokes or serious behavioral health issues don’t stop during a pandemic. While we are on the frontline fighting COVID-19, our expert medical team is still equipped to safely treat patients with other life-threatening conditions.
Don’t be afraid to call 911 or get treatment at the hospital. Calling 911 is the fastest way to get immediate medical attention and the best chance of surviving or saving a life. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, waiting to get help may result in worsening symptoms, permanent damage or, in extreme cases, even death.
Don’t take a chance with your health. If you are experiencing the warning signs of a life-threatening medical emergency such as a heart attack, stroke or other issues, call 911 immediately. Emergency medical symptoms include:
For people experiencing a heart attack or stroke, every second counts. Delaying medical attention can lead to serious health issues such as:
Medical emergencies are just as serious for children as they are for adults. Don't delay care if your child is experiencing any of the following:
At Wellstar, the safety of our patients and team members is our top priority. If you are dealing with an urgent medical emergency, staying safe doesn’t mean staying away from the hospital.
Our team of dedicated healthcare professionals provide quality and safe medical care to patients every day. As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, Wellstar facilities have put additional measures in place to protect you from infection.
To learn more, visit our COVID-19 resource page.