Emergency rooms should be used for life-threatening illnesses and injuries. The list below includes situations that usually require ER treatment:
For certain non-life threatening illnesses and injuries, urgent care can be a great alternative to an emergency room (ER) visit. Here are some of the conditions that urgent care is designed to treat:
Services may vary by location.
Illness and injury can strike without warning. When you need immediate treatment, you should know what to do and where to go. Follow these easy steps to get the quality care you need at the right time, place and cost: