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1-800-222-1222

When accidents happen with chemicals, medicine, or household items, call Poison Help. Get help right away from a local poison expert.

If someone is unconscious or has trouble breathing, call 911.

Poison Control Centers 101

Did you know that your local poison center is a resource for healthcare professionals? View Poison Control Centers 101: Operations, Staffing, Statistics and Resources and find out how poison centers can assist you in your clinical practice. You will learn what resources poison center offer, poisoning trends, strategies for integrating poison center services into clinical practice and how to access a poison center through the Poison Help line.

Poison Control Centers 101 full screen | Poison Control Centers 101 Slides (PDF - 487 KB) | Poison Control Centers 101 Annotated Appendix (PDF – 107 KB)