Shortness of breath, which is one If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1.
We are able to safely care for all patients who have urgent or emergency medical needs, while separating those patients suspected of having COVID-19.of the symptoms of COVID-19, can also be a sign of a heart attack. If you feel shortness of breath, as well as pressure, squeezing, fullness or pain located at the center of your chest, this could be a heart attack. If this discomfort lasts more than a few minutes, or goes away and comes back, take immediate action and call 9-1-1.
Other times you should call 9-111 is when you notice the signs of a stroke, which includes loss of balance, blurred vision, facial drooping, arm weakness and slurred speech.
Don’t delay care. If you are showings signs of stroke, symptoms of a heart attack, or other urgent concern, call 9-1-1 to visit the nearest hospital.