A 2019 Chronic Care Checklist: Prevent and Screen Regularly!

January 23, 2019

2019 has just started, but it may be time to start thinking about the best ways to prevent or treat a chronic disease. Nearly six out of ten Americans have at least one chronic condition, according to the CDC. This means that every person has a significant risk of developing a chronic condition. Chronic diseases include diabetes, hypertension, obesity, alcoholism, cancer, and serious heart disease. Managing a chronic disease can be stressful at first. However ...

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When should you use an Urgent Care over the Emergency Room?

January 18, 2019

Injuries, illnesses, and other unexpected medical events can derail your normal life. In most instances, you’ll want and need medical treatment ASAP for whatever your ailment is. But most people may have trouble deciding when their medical situation is “urgent” or a full-on “medical emergency.” These terms confuse many patients requiring healthcare services since they sound identical in nature. Patients should understand that both situations are very different and that an urgent medical situation ...

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Urgent Care Center vs. ER

January 18, 2019

Injuries, illnesses, and other unexpected medical events can derail your normal life. In most instances, you’ll want and need medical treatment ASAP for whatever your ailment is. But most people may have trouble deciding when their medical situation is “urgent” or a full-on “medical emergency.” These terms confuse many patients requiring healthcare services since they sound identical in nature. Patients should understand that both situations are very different and that an urgent medical situation ...

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