Patient & Visitor Alert: Because flu cases are on the rise, starting February 24, children 12 and younger
will be restricted from visiting hospitals and certain inpatient facilities throughout Carolinas HealthCare System. Learn more.

Carolinas HealthCare System
In case of a poisoning emergency in Mecklenburg County, call 704-355-4000. Outside of Mecklenburg, call 800-222-1222.

Carolinas Poison Center, part of Carolinas HealthCare System, is the designated poison control agency for North Carolina. Certified by the American Association of Poison Control Centers, we offer free emergency help for various poisoning situations.

Information about toxins, drugs, common household products, venomous creatures and other toxic hazards may be found here.