Avoid the ER; Call Your Doctor First

Avoid the ER; Call Your Doctor First

There are 1 comment on the Oneida County Courier story from Jan 27, 2012, titled Avoid the ER; Call Your Doctor First. In it, Oneida County Courier reports that:

Efforts to make health care more efficient, improve clinical outcomes and temper rising costs should include reviewing the appropriate use of hospital emergency rooms.

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doug

Lorton, VA

#1 Jan 30, 2012
gee someone should tell the illegals that the er is for emergencies not their own personal outpatient clinic! They go to er's for colds flu minor illnesses because they are not asked to produce citizen ship documents or proof of insurance(taxpayer picks up the cost) and thye know that PUBLIC hospitals can not turn them away for treatment! So er's punish people that is why when you go to er you might as well block out at least a half day session. UNLESS you are priority heart attack or profuse bleeding(sometimes)

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