According to a recent study, more than a third of all emergency room patients could receive the emergency medical care they need at their local urgent care facilities. If they chose to do that, they would not only alleviate the strain put upon an already over-taxed hospital emergency room staff, but they would receive faster treatment for a less money.
Obviously, given the surrounding circumstances, making a trip to the emergency room is never enjoyable. But is it not all ready bad enough that you have suffered an injury or illness serious enough to warrant emergency medical treatment without the added unpleasantness that is typical of a hospital emergency room?
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