AFTER HOURS CARE

 

 

There will be times when you have questions about your child when our office is closed. In order to help you with questions. This service was designed to respond to urgent problems that cannot wait until morning.

 

The pediatric phone triage service will be available outside normal business hours (from 4:45pm - 8:00am on weekdays, entire weekend and holidays). You can call Triage4Pediatics if you have an urgent concern that cannot wait until the next business day. In the past, Dr. Doroshow has given some of our patients her personal cell phone number, please do not use this number in the future. All urgent calls should go to Triage4Pediatics.

 After Hours Service:       Triage4Pediatrics

 After Hours Phone:         855-267-2257

 After Hours Period:        4:45pm – 8:00am Monday-Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday.


Holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Friday after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day

There is a fee of $25.00 that will be billed to you for each call you make to after-hours nurse triage service.  You can check with your insurance company to see if there is a free after hours service offered through them. Many companies frequently list a 24 hour nurse triage line listed on the back of the card.

 

Poisoning

 

If you have concerns that your child ate or drank something poisonous at any hour, please call the poison control center at (800)-222-1222. They are available 24 hrs a day and they are the experts.