When an accidental ingestion or poisoning occurs, call 9-1-1.

Lee Control often receives calls from those concerned about their children or loved ones accidentally ingesting potentially dangerous substances, or inadvertently taking the wrong dose or incorrect medication.

The professional call takers at Lee Control will determine the need to consult with Poison Control for more detailed questioning and advice. Surprisingly, oftentimes when Poison Control is consulted, it is determined that the patient does not require an EMS response or emergency room visit. ​