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Wait at home, not in the waiting room.Holding your place in line at the ER or urgent care is easy – just choose your hospital or urgent care, select a projected treatment time, fill out a simple form, then relax comfortably at home until it’s time to go. This is a FREE service offered by SSM Health Care - St. Louis.
FOR A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY, CALL 911 OR GO TO THE NEAREST EMERGENCY ROOM IMMEDIATELY.
This service is for non-life and non-limb threatening conditions only. You should NOT use this service if you have a condition and/or illness that includes symptoms such as:
Or, if the patient is:
Anyone experiencing the above symptoms should call 911 or immediately go to the nearest emergency room.
A nurse will call you for ER check-ins.Patients using the emergency room (does not apply for urgent cares) and who sign up online will receive a phone call from a nurse acknowledging that we received your request and verifying that the illness is appropriate for this service. Anyone who has symptoms suggesting an illness or condition that may be life and/or limb threatening will be directed to call 911 or to go to the nearest emergency room immediately.