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Baylor Regional Medical Center at Grapevine

 
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Is it an Emergency? 

When to Call 9-1-1 or Go to the Emergency Department

Anytime you are not comfortable with a medical situation, call 9-1-1, go to the nearest emergency department or call your doctor.

If you are just not sure what would be considered a medical emergency, this list provides examples of medical situations and conditions that warrant immediate medical attention.

  • Chest or abdominal pain or pressure
  • Difficulty breathing; shortness of breath
  • Spinal cord, head or brain injury
  • Sudden dizziness, weakness, or change in vision
  • Stiff neck in association with fever or headache
  • Staggering, or repeated vomiting after a head injury
  • Unequal pupil size, loss of consciousness, blindness
  • Major burn
  • Puncture wound
  • Bleeding that does not stop after applying pressure
  • Poisoning (including food, chemical, lead or gas)
  • Broken bone
  • Animal, snake, insect or human bite
  • Problems with movement or sensation following an injury or fall
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Severe or persistent vomiting
  • Severe pain in your body
  • Hallucinations and clouding of thoughts
  • Suicidal or homicidal feelings

For more information about emergency services at Baylor Grapevine or for a referral to a physician on the medical staff, please  call

1.800.4BAYLOR or search online.