Archive for May 8, 2017

Timeliness Is the Number One Annoyance of Medical Care

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Skip the wait urgent care, Urgent care, What to do about abdominal pain

Minor illnesses
When you have an emergency, you want timely primary medical care. Any accident or illness can progress to the point of needing immediate attention from a physician, which is stressful enough without the questions that follow. Questions such as, “Where do I go?” “What’s even open at this hour?” and perhaps most frustrating, the question of: “How long will this take?”
Minor injuries and illnesses are annoying, but they are usually easily resolved with a scheduled trip to your family medicine office. This category of care is considered low stress for two reasons. Firstly, minor illnesses, or minor burns or back pain are conditions that need to be seen by a physician but you know that making an appointment for the n