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Why You Should Consider Going to Urgent Care Instead of The Hospital

Why You Should Consider Going to Urgent Care Instead of The Hospital

by Yenny (SU)
It’s past your primary care physician’s office hours, and you’re having a medical situation and wondering where you should go. Unless it’s a true emergency, going to an urgent care clinic can be a great alternative to heading to the hospital.

The Difference Between Walk-In Clinics, 24/7 Clinics, and ERs In Terms of Wait Times and Cost

The Difference Between Walk-In Clinics, 24/7 Clinics, and ERs In Terms of Wait Times and Cost

by Olivia Pryor (SU)
Walk-in clinics provide easy access healthcare without an appointment. They were originally set up to offer a healthcare option to patients without insurance, providing more cost-effective medical services compared to an ER.

Tips for the Best Urgent Care Experience

Tips for the Best Urgent Care Experience

by Yenny (SU)
If you’re feeling sick or are injured, an urgent care center is the best place to go. While it’s not the place for life-threatening emergencies, it’s a great way to receive quick care for less serious illnesses and medical issues, such as sprains, strains, flu, and allergies, among others.

What to Do When a Medical Problem Calls for Urgent Care

What to Do When a Medical Problem Calls for Urgent Care

by Kassandra Silva (SU)
Like the ER, an urgent care clinic has highly qualified emergency physicians and nurses on staff, so the quality of care you will receive is the same—if not better. Urgent care clinics are also open seven days a week, have far shorter wait times, and charge a lot less.

How Finding the Right Urgent Care Clinic Can Make a Difference

How Finding the Right Urgent Care Clinic Can Make a Difference

by Yenny (SU)
Left untreated, what may be a minor issue can develop serious complications. That’s why it pays to have a go-to urgent care provider.