Emergency/After Hours Information

Everything you need to know in the event of an emergency when we are not open.
Doctor using his cell phone to communicate with patient after-hours

Telephone

Triage


  • Arrangements have been made to have nursing triage
    available for after-hours urgent calls that cannot wait until usual office hours.
  • Parents should continue to call the main office phone # Keller (817) 337-5503 or Fort Worth (817) 847-6420 even after posted office hours for additional instructions.
  • There is a $15.00 processing fee for after-hours triage.
  • A vast majority of calls can be handled by the triage nurse,
    who will keep a written record of the child’s problem and the recommendation/advice given for chart documentation and review by Kid Care Pediatrics physicians.
  • In the occasional event that the triage nurse has a question
    regarding the child’s problem, or the problem is beyond her scope of training, the doctor on call for Kid Care Pediatrics will be contacted for further instructions and guidance.
  • In any case, Kid Care Pediatrics medical staff will be accessible and available to help you 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
  • Note: For a , dial 911 for emergency assistance immediately. For an event of poisoning/ingestion or an overdose, call the Poison Control Center for instructions at 1-800-POISON-1 (1-800-764-7611) right away.

After Hours

Care


For non-life-threatening or non-severe illness which occur after office hours, during the week, and on weekends, patients are referred to:


Cooks Children Urgent Care

Cooks Children Urgent Care located in Hurst Texas

Cooks Children
Urgent Care Center

6316 Precinct Line Road 
Hurst, TX 76054
Phone: 817-605-2500
Map

This facility is open from:
11 AM to 10:00 p.m.
7 days a week


Cook Children’s Alliance

Cook Children's Alliance located in Fort Worth Texas

Cooks Children
Urgent – Alliance

10601 N Riverside Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76244
Phone: 817-347-2600
Map

This facility is open from:
11 AM to 10:00 p.m.
7 days a week


Urgent Care for Kids Keller

Urgent Care for Kids Keller located in Keller Texas

Urgent Care For
Kids – Keller

940 Keller Parkway Suite 250
Keller, TX 76248
Phone: 682-593-0191
Map

This facility is open:
Weekdays: 3 pm – 9 pm
Weekends: 9 am – 5 pm



Cook Children's Medical Center located in Fort Worth Texas

Emergency

Care


For medical emergencies, patients will be referred to Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth for evaluation and treatment. This facility is located at:


Cook Children’s Medical Center Fort Worth
801 7th Avenue
Fort Worth, Texas 76104
Map

In the Downtown Fort Worth Hospital District
It is open 24 hours a day. Phone: (682) 885-4000.



Hospitalization

Information


For hospitalizations, patients are admitted to the Pediatric In-Patient Hospital Service at Cook Children’s Medical Center. Hospital Privileges – For Pediatric Admissions to In-patient hospital service:


Cook Children’s Medical Center Fort Worth
801 7th Avenue
Fort Worth, Texas 76104
Map

In the Downtown Fort Worth Hospital District
It is open 24 hours a day. Phone: (682) 885-4000.


The Cook Children's Medical Center lit up at night
Baylor Medical Center at Grapevine

Newborn

Care


For Newborn Care – After delivery in the hospital:


Baylor Medical Center at Grapevine
1650 W. College Street
Grapevine, TX 76051
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Office Operations

  • Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday, by Appointment
  • After Hours & Weekends: Patients will be seen at the Cook Children’s Urgent Care Center

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