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We found 5 emergency medicine providers who accept Health Net EPO near San Pablo, CA.

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Dr. Stephen Daniel Cady, MD
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
2000 Vale Road
San Pablo, CA
 

Dr. Stephen Cady's specialty is emergency medicine. Dr. Cady honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and a graduate of Jefferson University Hospitals' residency program. His professional affiliations include Sutter Lakeside Hospital and Novato Community Hospital.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
2000 Vale Road
San Pablo, CA
 

Dr. John Rampulla is a San Pablo, CA physician who specializes in emergency medicine. Dr. Rampulla is a graduate of the University of Bologna Faculty of Medicine. He accepts Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
2000 Vale Road
San Pablo, CA
 

Dr. Jude Moore is an emergency medicine specialist in San Pablo, CA. He attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Moore takes Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
2000 Vale Road
San Pablo, CA
 

Dr. Matthew Nowlis is a San Pablo, CA physician who specializes in emergency medicine. Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nowlis honors. Dr. Nowlis studied medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School.

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine
2000 Vale Road
San Pablo, CA
 

Dr. Tingting Ko is a specialist in emergency medicine. Dr. Tingting Ko works in San Pablo, CA. Dr. Ko is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Ko studied medicine at Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine and SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine.

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What is Emergency Medicine?

Emergency medicine, as the name implies, refers to the treatment of patients whose illness or injury is an emergency. This usually means the illness or injury is serious and was unexpected. Emergency medicine includes disaster response teams, ambulance personnel such as EMTs and paramedics, and doctors or nurses at an ER.

Emergency medicine specialists are trained to deal with all kinds of different conditions affecting all kinds of different people, as just about any medical condition can become an emergency. An emergency medicine physician might treat patients with:
  • Trauma from a car accident
  • Heart attack
  • Poisoning
  • Near drowning
  • Broken bones
  • Premature labor
  • Drug overdose
  • Suicide attempt
  • Burns
  • High fever

In a busy emergency room, staff could even potentially see all of these problems in the same day. Emergency medicine specialists work in a fast-paced environment, treating serious health issues. They must make decisions quickly. Because emergency care is the only point of access to health care for many Americans, emergency medicine physicians must also provide screening and referrals as well as treatment.

There are over 120 million ER visits in the United States every year. Emergency medicine is a very important part of the health care system, and the providers routinely save lives.