Our website is designed to offer general information that educates users about the programs and services that are available through our hospitals. The website is not intended to provide medical advice, nor should the information be used to attempt to determine the presence, absence or severity of any illness or medical condition which may be perceived or experienced by the user of this site.
If you have, or suspect you may have, an illness or condition that you believe requires medical attention, we recommend you call your primary care physician.
If you believe you are experiencing a medical emergency please call 911 (or your local medical emergency number) or seek immediate care from the nearest hospital emergency room.
The provision of information to users of this website is not intended as an inducement to influence a person’s decision to order or receive any item or service from a particular provider, practitioner or supplier that is reimbursable under Medicare, a state healthcare program or any other healthcare plan.
Physicians are independent contractors who are neither employees nor agents of The Hospitals of Providence, and as a result, the Hospitals of Providence are not responsible for the actions of these physicians in their medical practices.