Talking with Your Doctor

Frequently Asked Questions

24. What health information should I bring with me on a visit to the emergency room?

A visit to the ER can be especially stressful. It may go more smoothly if you can take along

Some people find it helpful to have this information with them at all times.

You may have to wait for a long time in the ER to see a doctor. Taking something to read and a sweater in case the room is cold can make the wait more comfortable.