You were so careful that you did not fall when you were in the icy parking lot. When the weather turned and you were forced to find a hotel for the night, you were quick to realize that the entire lot was a sheet of ice. As a result, you parked your car in the corner by the door half way down the building. This meant that you were able to get in and out of the hotel with only a few steps. As an extra safety effort, you even carried out two towels so that you could step on them as needed.
Fortunately, you were careful enough that you never even had a small slip on the ice in the parking lot. When you go home and took a shower, however, you were not as careful. The phone rang and thinking that it was your daughter who was 12 hours away at college you made a dash to the phone. Realizing it was only your husband, who was easy to call back, you spun around to go back to the shower. The combination of the wet floor and some soap that must have still been on your feet slid you across the
Urgent care. It is a term that is synonymous with the kind of care that many Americans and people all around the world seek on a daily basis. It treats numerous conditions, such as broken bones, influenza, sprained ankles, bronchitis, strep throat, sore throat, lacerations, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and more.
There is little doubt that urgent care centers are growing in today’s world. An estimated 3 million patients visit urgent care centers each week, according to the Urgent Care Association of America. There are currently 20,000 physicians who practice Urgent Care medicine today. And this is due to several issues.
Americans have long had the issue, in some locales, in some places, where they have had a pressing medical issue but have been unable to see their primary care phys