We’re on call. If you’re unsure about your condition, our 24/7 advice nurse may be able to help. Our nurse is available to answer questions, provide self-care advice and help you decide whether to seek urgent care, emergency care, or schedule an appointment with your provider.
Call toll-free 1-800-288-2264, TTY 711.
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If necessary, the nurse can help you schedule an appointment with your doctor.
You can also find the phone number for the advice nurse on the back of your health plan ID card.
It’s important to know where to go for the type of medical care you may need. If you have a life-threatening situation, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room. But if it’s not an emergency, comparing care options could help save you time, money and frustration. Compare your care options.
The emergency room is for the treatment of life-threatening conditions which require immediate medical attention. If not a true emergency, you may be responsible for the entire cost of the visit.
It’s important to know where to go for the type of care you need. Find out what health care services are available to you. For a complete list of contracted doctors/providers, search our provider directory.