California Poison Control System, San Diego Division, University of California San Diego, Medical Center

California Poison Control System

 
General Information
Description of ServiceStatewide network of trained experts providing free treatment advice and referral assistance to the public and health professionals through a toll-free emergency telephone number 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Offers poison information, prevention, and education in California by providing educational materials, consultation services, and programs for all age groups.
LocationCentral
Geographical AreaAll Areas
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible.
Intake ProcedureCall any where in California 24/7.
Intake RequirementsHelps with emergency information on: Swallowing poison, Eye or skin irritation from toxic substances, Inhalation of noxious fumes or vapors, Animal, insect, snake and spider bites, Food or mushroom poisoning, Drug reactions, Attempted suicides or drug overdoses, and Pet poisoning exposures.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationAll
Intended ParticipantsExpert inquiries regarding poisoning and drug overdose.
Age GroupAll Ages
GenderEither
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilityNot limited.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo fees.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 24 hours, 7 days a week
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Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 200 West Arbor Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip San Diego, CA 92103
Main Phone (800) 222-1222
Emergency/After Hours Phone (800) 876-4766
TDD Phone (800) 972-3323
Web Address www.calpoison.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: California Poison Control System, San Diego Division
Affiliated Program: California Poison Control System
This Service: California Poison Control System, San Diego Division, University of California San Diego, Medical Center
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Poison Control (LH-2700.6500)
Poisoning Treatment (LT-1750.6530)
Poison Safety Education (JR-8200.3000-650)
Specialized Information And Referral - Health (TJ-3000.8000-800)