Childhood Emergencies and Illnesses Guide

Current ER Wait Time:

Talk to a Nurse or Make an Appointment: (313) 745-KIDS (5437)
Poison Control Center: (800) 222-1222
Emergency: 911

Last updated on 12/13/2011

If this is an emergency, call 911 immediately.

Please use this guide to assist you in caring for your child by recognizing signs of childhood illness and injury. This guide should not be used as a replacement for the advice of your child's physicians. Special thanks to Blank Children’s Hospital of DeMoines, Iowa for permission to use their content.