Posts made in November 15th, 2016

A Few Cases When You Might Want To Use An Urgent Care Facility As Your Primary Care

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in Blog, Health & Medical

When you or a loved one is injured or ill, getting proper medical attention is the utmost thing on your mind. If the situation is life-threatening, you know it is best to call for an ambulance or get to the emergency room as soon as possible. What about those times when it is not life threatening? Should you contact your primary care physician and hope to be able to get an appointment the same or next day? Or would it be better to go to an urgent care facility? Wouldn’t it be great if you could have the urgent care as your primary care? Here are a few times it is a good idea to have this. Attending Physicians It might surprise you to go to an urgent care and find that your own primary care doctor is there. It is possible that the group your physician works in is a part of the urgent care facility.  Ask your doctor about using the facility for all your non-emergency medical needs. Even though you may not always get the same doctor when you go in without an appointment, you can be sure any necessary information will be passed on and discussed when necessary. Of course, for non-urgent situations you can...

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