Blog Archives

Knowing When It’s an Emergency

Knowing When It’s an Emergency

Do you know when to head to the emergency room? When accidents happen, everything seems to spin out of control. A minor injury may seem more severe or you might wonder if you’re overreacting. The emergency room can be an …

Category Categories: Emergency Care | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
What to Expect During an ER Visit

What to Expect During an ER Visit

Knowing what to expect can take some of the stress out of an unexpected emergency. You can’t be prepared for an emergency, but rest assured that St. Petersburg General is prepared to provide the best treatment for you and your …

Category Categories: Emergency Care | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
What to Expect at the ER

What to Expect at the ER

  Imagine you’re having a medical emergency. A family member has called 9-1-1 and you are being rushed to the hospital via EMS. Triage. As you arrive, you will be seen by a triage nurse, whose job it is to …

Category Categories: Emergency Care | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
What You Should Know About ER Wait Times

What You Should Know About ER Wait Times

When you are worried about your health and waiting for results, time can feel like it is stretching on forever. No one likes having to wait for any kind of service, and sitting in an emergency room waiting area can …

Category Categories: Emergency Care | Tag Tags: , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
Meet the ER Team

Meet the ER Team

The emergency department is one of the busiest areas in a hospital. This is where people with life-threatening injuries and illness are treated. There are many people responsible for the care you receive while in the ER from the minute …

Category Categories: Emergency Care | Tag Tags: , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
Tips for Preventing Weekend Warrior Injuries

Tips for Preventing Weekend Warrior Injuries

You work all week long and at the end of the day there’s no time left for exercise. Many people use the weekend as prime time to hit the gym or go for a long run. If you’re one of …

Category Categories: Emergency Care | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Comments 0 Comments and Reactions
What to Expect When You Arrive in the ER

What to Expect When You Arrive in the ER

Summertime can be a busy time in emergency rooms, and knowing what to expect before you arrive can make a big difference in not only how quickly you get treated, but in reducing your anxiety. In Case of Emergency One …

Category Categories: Emergency Care | Tag Tags: , , , , , , | Comments 1 Comment