America’s Poison Centers represent 55 Poison Centers across the country. We are united in our cause to prevent poison-related health emergencies in America. Through our national Poison Help line (1-800-222-1222) and website,, we provide all Americans expert advice from nationally accredited medical specialists about poison ingestions and exposures of all kinds, including from medications, insects or chemicals, 24/7/365, at no cost. We also maintain the National Poison Data System© (NPDS), our nation’s only near real-time poisoning data surveillance system, integrating the latest information from across Poison Centers. Together, America’s Poison Centers ensure a national quality standards for the detection, prevention, and treatment of poison-related health emergencies.