When it comes to after hours medical care there are generally two types of facilities available. There are emergency rooms (ERs) and urgent care centers. Typically, these facilities operate on their own and do not combine into a single center. For Legacy, we are both an Urgent Care and an Emergency Room under one roof, in an effort to make healthcare services more accessible to all! Unfortunately, the healthcare sector has not followed suit with combining facilities, but keep reading below for some facts regarding the benefits of operating 24 hour urgent care locations with emergency rooms!
Combining ER and Urgent Care Services: Why it Works
1. The urgent care market is broken, but with innovative ideas, it can certainly be fixed!
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