DO NOT DELAY SEEKING EMERGENCY CARE FOR YOUR CHILD BECAUSE YOU ARE WORRIED ABOUT THE SPREAD OF COVID-19.
Emergency departments have infection prevention plans to protect you and your child from getting sick with COVID-19 if your child needs emergency care.
If your child is showing any of these emergency warning signs, seek emergency medical care immediately.
-Pain or pressure in the chest that doesn’t go away
-Can’t wake up or stay awake when not tired
-Bluish lips or face
*This list does not include all possible symptoms.
Call your child’s healthcare provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.
Content source: National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), Division of Viral Diseases