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Urgent & Emergency Care

Tinker’s Medical Group does not provide emergency care. Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. For any follow-up care after an emergency care visit, call your primary care manager within 24 hours or the next business day for any authorizations that may be needed.

Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. Some military treatment facility locations offer emergency room services and others do not, so be sure to be familiar with the clinics and services offered at your location.

Medical emergencies are the sudden and unexpected onset of a medical condition that:

  • Is threatening to life, limb, or eyesight;
  • Requires immediate medical treatment; or
  • Manifests painful symptoms that requires immediate response to alleviate suffering.

Call your primary care manager within 24 hours or the next business day after getting emergency care to get authorization and coordinate ongoing care.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255), option 1

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