Quoting mamiKrystal:" The clinic my kids go to doesn't have urgent care apparently. We are in the Easy Bay, and my toddlers ... [snip!] ... So my question is....WHAT DO I DO? Anybody know where I take them?? Emergency room seems a little dramatic just for pink eye."
Quoting They call me mama.:" Perhaps try over the counter drops and warm compresses over the eye? Wish I knew what else you could do. "
Quoting Blythe.:" if you have no other choice than go to the ER"
Quoting mamiKrystal:" Days like these are when I miss my small town in Iowa. No waiting on hold for an hour or waiting months for an appointment. and free parking. "
Quoting Sweet Baby Blue:" If you have Medi-Cal, most county facilities have it. If you just call them. I love in The South Bay, ... [snip!] ... later. It is a goverent facility since its Medi-Cal and we waited about 30-45 min but she got in the same day never-the-less."
Quoting The Pretender:" Can you call the PEDI office back and ask if there was any way that you can describe exactly what is ... [snip!] ... to an ER for something that isn't an emergency and possibly exposing the poor babes to something way worse than pink eye.)"
Quoting mamiKrystal:" I would try that except for every time I call I wait at least 30 minutes on hold..and I've never met ... [snip!] ... So I'm really doubtful they will do that. Oh, and the number I have is a "call center", so it's not the actual office."