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ER Alternative at AFC Urgent Care North Bergen
Emergency Room Alternative in North Bergen, NJ
When sick or injured, your top priority is to get better fast. Unfortunately, emergency rooms can make this a hassle with their long waits, uncomfortable environments, and high costs. Luckily there is a fast and affordable alternative available in your local area.1 in 4 visits to the ER are known as non-life-threatening and can easily be diagnosed and treated here at AFC Urgent Care North Bergen.
Unlike the ER, wait times are short and costs for medical care are low. Our full suite of urgent care services is available 7 days a week with no appointment necessary. We accept most major insurance plans and offer discounted rates to our uninsured patients. Our team of board-certified physicians and licensed health care providers offer quality, personalized care for patients of all ages at our fully equipped, state-of-the-art urgent care facility.Unlike the ER, wait times are short, and costs for medical care are low. Our full suite of urgent care services is available seven days a week with no appointment necessary. We accept most major insurance plans and offer discounted rates to our uninsured patients. Our team of board-certified physicians and licensed health care providers offer quality, personalized care for patients of all ages at our fully equipped, state-of-the-art urgent care facility.
Urgent Medical Conditions Treated near Union City, NJ
Visit AFC Urgent Care North Bergen to get treated for the following non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries:
Muscle, joint, and back pain
Sprains and strains
Fractures and breaks
Colds, coughs, and flu
Eye pain and pink eye (conjunctivitis)
Rashes, insect stings, and other forms of skin irritation
Ear pain and sinus infections
The following life threatening illnesses and injuries require a visit to the emergency room:
Life-threatening medical emergencies
Open breaks or fractures
Severe external/internal bleeding
Major trauma including head injuries
One-sided weakness or numbness
Loss of consciousness
Heart attack or stroke
A good rule of thumb is to think if something feels like an emergency, it likely is one. Urgent care centers can treat urgent medical conditions, and emergency rooms can treat emergency medical conditions.
Treatment Options Available near Ridgefield, NJ
AFC Urgent Care North Bergen is equipped with state-of-the-art digital x-rays. These machines provide clear imaging of a broken or fractured bone, which allows for a clear diagnosis from our providers. Having a clear image and a precise diagnosis can allow our providers to give an accurate timeline for treatment and treatment type.
Receive Urgent Medical Care at AFC North Bergen
For more information on our services please give us a call at (201) 588-1300or stop in at our conveniently located center at 2100 88th Street in North Bergen. We are in the same shopping plaza as Walmart and Harbor Freight Tools.
Urgent care is for medical conditions that require prompt attention but do not pose an immediate threat to your health or life. Here is a simple rule of thumb: if your medical issues(s) are life threatening, call 911, or go directly to a hospital emergency room. If not, an urgent care center such as AFC is an excellent alternative.