Emergency & Urgent Care

Emergency Care vs Urgent Care/Medical Walk-In?

Connecticut Emergency Care Services are defined as medical, maternity, or psychiatric emergencies, believed to be serious medical conditions, requiring immediate medical attention. Examples of medical emergencies for walk in emergency care include, but are not limited to: severe bleeding, chest pain, shortness/inability to breathe, spinal cord or back injury, and severe eye injuries.

Two Connecticut Locations for Emergency Care (click for more info):   Torrington  | Winsted

Urgent Care/Medical Walk-In Services are medically necessary, non-life threatening conditions requiring professional attention
within 24 hours. Examples of urgent conditions that warrant a visit to our WalkIn include sprains, sore throats, rising fever, coughs/colds, sinus infections, and earaches.

Urgent Care  Location (click for more info):   Torrington


LIFELINE® Emergency Response System.

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital for Connecticut care is a provider of the LIFELINE® Emergency Response System.

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