Chesapeake Emergency Physicians has been offering quality, emergency health care services since 1976 when Chesapeake General Hospital opened its doors. Our mission is to provide excellent emergency care, for every patient, every time.
With a highly-skilled, experienced team of medical professionals, coupled with the most advanced emergency department technology, Chesapeake Emergency Physicians offers the best care available for all your health care needs. Chesapeake Emergency Physicians cares for an estimated 80,000 patients annually from throughout Hampton Roads.
Chesapeake Emergency Physicians strives for the most efficient door-to-provider times in the region. Every patient will be cared for in our Emergency Department by a Board Certified Emergency Medicine physician, often in conjunction with a Board Certified Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. These two components of our practice embody Chesapeake Emergency Physicians’ mission for the highest level of quality efficient care for you and yours.
Chesapeake Emergency Physicians is a proud partner with Chesapeake Regional Healthcare.
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus.
What to do if you are sick:
When to seek Emergency Medical Attention:
**Source: CDC. This list is not all inclusive.
Do not visit the Emergency Department for COVID-19 testing. Emergency resources are needed for the most critical patients. Consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.
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Chesapeake Regional Healthcare is committed to enhancing the health and safety of our patients and the people of Hampton Roads. The over-use and misuse of prescription pain medicines is a major public health concern in our region and nationwide.
While we want to help you get well, the use of narcotic pain medications or opioids is complicated by real dangers and serious side-effects. In cooperation with Chesapeake Emergency Physicians, Chesapeake Regional Healthcare has created guidelines regarding pain medications prescribed for use within our hospital and those prescribed for patients leaving our facility.