After-Hours Care for Patients of Singing River Pediatrics
This service (staffed by the trained pediatric nurses of Triage4Pediatrics) provides after-hours telephone assessment and advice to established patients of a Singing River Pediatric clinic. Whether your child has a fever, a cough, or another health problem, an after-hours nurse can help you determine the correct care for your child.
How to Call the After-Hours Service
To access the after-hours service, call the phone number to your child’s Singing River Pediatric clinic; and press 1, when prompted.
When to Call the After-Hours Service
Consider calling the after-hours service for the following types of issues:
- Ear Pain
- Fussy/Crying Baby
- Stomach Pain
- Poisonings or Ingestions – If you suspect that your child has ingested something dangerous (unintended medication, a dose of medication that is too high, a poison, etc.) please call the Poison Control Center at 1-800-222-1222.
When NOT to Call the After-Hours Service
Please do not call the after-hours service for the following:
- Emergency situations (dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room)
- Routine appointments
- Routine medication refills (except for rescue breathing medication)
- Referrals to sub specialists