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California Poison Control System
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||California Poison Control System|
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||24 Hours, 7 Days|
|Description:||The California Poison Control System (CPCS) is the statewide provider of immediate, free and expert treatment advice and assistance over the telephone in case of exposure to poisonous, hazardous or toxic substances. Call us toll-free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and poison information providers answer the phones. Calling us can prevent a trip to the emergency room. Language interpreters are always available.
|Languages other than English:||Can Arrange for Others|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Not Applicable|
|Public Transportation:||Not Applicable|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|This record last modified July 22, 2014|