Primary care, urgent care or emergency room – which one?

When you have a sick child, deciding whether you need to be seen for immediate care can be challenging. You might wonder if you should make an appointment with your pediatrician, or if more urgent care is necessary.  An emergency room visit may seem like the best option for immediate care, but is it necessary? … Read more Primary care, urgent care or emergency room – which one?

24/7 emergency care for kids

Did you know that if your child has a medical emergency, there is a dedicated pediatric ER right here at Augusta University? That’s right. Since 1998, the Children’s Hospital of Georgia Emergency Department has provided rapid emergency care to children of all ages and stages – from bruises and broken bones to appendicitis and traumatic … Read more 24/7 emergency care for kids