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Feeling Better Without Antibiotics

By / November 15, 2018 / / 0 Comments

Be Antiobiotics Aware

By / November 12, 2018 / , / 0 Comments

Are Retail Flu Shots Offered too Soon?

By / September 18, 2018 / , / 0 Comments

Is it too early for a flu shot? I’m sure you’ve driven around and seen the signs for flu shots. But, wait, you haven’t even left for your summer vacation! So, why are we seeing adds for flu shots so early? There are two main reasons: • The proliferation of drugstores offering retail medical clinics […]

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Urgent Care Visits Increase as Emergency Room Visits Decrease

By / September 17, 2018 / , / 0 Comments

New data published in JAMA Internal Medicine and shared in the Journal of Urgent Care Medicine https://www.jucm.com/ indicates that Urgent Care visits are on the rise while Emergency Department visits decrease. More consumers and patients have recognized the convenience, lower cost and shorter wait times of Urgent Care Centers.

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Flu Season is here!

By / October 6, 2017 / / 0 Comments

Flu season is approaching and although the season is unpredictable, flu epidemics happen every year. The peak of the season generally occurs in January but now is the time to make sure that you are protected. In fact, we’ve already diagnosed our first cases of the flu. The Centers for Disease Control estimate that approximately […]

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Is It Too Early For a Flu Shot?

By / August 11, 2017 / , / 0 Comments

  I’m sure you’ve driven around and seen the signs for flu shots. But, wait, you haven’t even left for your summer vacation! So, why are we seeing adds for flu shots so early? There are two main reasons: The proliferation of drugstores offering retail medical clinics State laws that allow pharmacists to give vaccinations […]

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Rising Healthcare Premiums and Deductibles

By / July 13, 2017 / , / 0 Comments

Are you feeling the impact of rising healthcare premiums and deductibles? From 2006 to 2015, the average deductible for covered workers increased 255%. As a healthcare consumer, you have options. When you are sick or injured, your choices are the emergency room or urgent care. At Emergency One, we strive to keep your healthcare costs […]

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Recognizing a Staph Infection

By / July 5, 2017 / / 0 Comments

Billions of people carry a form of Staphylococcus bacteria; however, it is typically harmless when it stays in the right place. People carry it in their mouths, on their skin or in their nasal cavities without any reaction.   If staph gets where it isn’t supposed to … such as eating contaminated food or entering […]

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Emergency One and Your Primary Care Physician

By / June 19, 2017 / / 0 Comments

Ahh, summer is almost here! But that doesn’t mean that those pesky colds and allergies don’t crop up. Unfortunately, it can take weeks to book an appointment with your primary care physician. At Emergency One, you can get the treatment that you deserve without an appointment. Just walk in and let us know you would […]

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Antibiotics – There is a Safe and Effective Way to Use Them

By / May 19, 2017 / / 0 Comments

    Many times, when visiting urgent care, you may be prescribed an antibiotic. While this may be very effective in your treatment, taking antibiotics incorrectly could render them useless. With this in mind, let’s review some helpful tips to get the most out of your prescription.     Complete the full course of treatment […]

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