Tired of Waiting in the ER? Go to the Urgent Care Center

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24 Hour Urgent Care facilities are seeing a huge spike in their popularity recently. We’ve all seen the reports on various news channels about the ridiculous waits people are having to endure when heading to their local hospital’s Emergency Department. Consider the 2010 study by Rand Corporation that found nearly 20 percent of ER visitors could be treated at their family Urgent Care center, saving nearly four and a half billion dollars annually in healthcare costs. Luckily, for people without truly life threatening conditions after hours urgent care providers are a great, convenient alternative.

The whole point of Urgent Care centers is to relieve overburdened Emergency Rooms by helping patients who have injuries and illnesses that are not life threatening. The 24 hr Urgent Care center brings in the p Continue reading Tired of Waiting in the ER? Go to the Urgent Care Center