Did you know that if patients in the US would visit urgent cares for injuries not requiring immediate medical attention, rather than emergency rooms, they would collectively save over four billion dollars in health care costs every year? Urgent medical care centers treat thousands of people every day, yet many people are still not aware of their benefits.
The urgent care industry has been growing, with many of this growth stemming from the increased caseload of primary care physicians. This has led to longer wait times, decreased amount of time spent with patients, and trouble with scheduling. Many people who visit emergency rooms do so not because their situation is an emergency, but because their doctor office was closed and they did not know where else to go.
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