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Does an ambulance have to take you to the hospital you want to go to?

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Dr. Lori Wagner
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No

If you are assessed to have a more emergent problem and they think the hospital you ask about is too far away, they may elect to take you to the closest hospital for stabilization.

In brief: No

If you are assessed to have a more emergent problem and they think the hospital you ask about is too far away, they may elect to take you to the closest hospital for stabilization.
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