About Jessica's Cosmetic Surgeries

About Jessica's Cosmetic Surgeries

Why You Should Go To Urgent Care

by Ross Martin

Urgent care facilities are in place as a facility for care that is urgent as opposed to emergency care. There is a difference between urgent and emergency, and this is the purpose of an urgent care clinic. Traumatic injuries should be cared for at an emergency room, however, an urgent matter such as a sickness that cannot wait days or weeks for your primary care physician is more of an urgent care situation. If you aren't sure if you should go to urgent care, read on for a few reasons why you should and why you should skip the emergency room visit if you can.

Non-Emergency Injuries

If you have a non-life-threatening injury but you may need an x-ray or at the very least a good once-over to be sure your health is not in danger, then you should seek out an urgent care facility. You would also need to go to an urgent care facility if you have an illness that may not be able to wait until your next primary care appointment opens up, or if you have an illness that is not an emergency situation. You can be treated in the same way your primary care physician or an emergency physician would treat you.

Cheaper Bills

Going to urgent care is going to be much less expensive than going to the emergency room. You are not only paying to see a physician at the emergency room, but you are also going to be paying for the room itself. These costs will add up, and your bill could be quite hefty just for a ten-minute visit to find out you had the flu.

Shorter Wait Times

You may not have to wait nearly as long to see a physician if you go to an urgent care clinic. This is typically because the emergency room prioritizes life-threatening emergencies, and a minor cut or a common illness is not nearly as important as the person in cardiac arrest or the child with a bone fracture.

If your health situation is not an emergency, go to urgent care instead of the emergency room to see a physician. Skip the line and the hefty hospital fees and go to urgent care to be treated and seen by a trained medical physician. For more information on when you should go to an urgent care facility, contact an urgent care clinic or a trained physician in an area near you.


About Me

About Jessica's Cosmetic Surgeries

Hello there! I'm Jessica Goodyear. I am an unofficial expert on cosmetic procedures--mostly because I've had a lot of them done. Some people judge me or think I'm fake, but I feel more like myself than I ever have before! It all started when I was a teenager. I broke my nose playing softball, and I had to have plastic surgery on my nose so that I could breathe properly. But my nose looked different afterwards, and I liked it better! Now I save up my money to get something done every few years. Whether it's teeth whitening or veneers, a little bit of liposuction, or new cheekbones, there's something so satisfying about letting your inner beauty shine out through your outer body. I started this site to help break the stereotypes about cosmetic surgeries and to talk about some of the health risks related to them. Check it out!