Facts about Urgent Care Centers
Urgent care centers represent one of the fastest-growing segments within the American healthcare system. They concentrate on the evaluation and treatment of acutely ar...
ising conditions, for a wide range of patients, but are increasingly providing lab services, xrays and routine physicals. Some of the conditions most often treated at urgent care centers include: sprains and strains, fractures, upper respiratory illnesses, gastrointestinal conditions such as food poisoning, lacerations, and concussions. The typical emergency department visit costs an average of $1,500, while treatment at an urgent care center costs, on average, under $150. There are approximately 129,043 people in the United States who are employed by urgent care centers.
This infographic has been brought to you by Doctors Express Urgent Care. Doctors Express is a unique group of urgent care medical facilities, opened in response to a growing need for immediate, affordable physician care in a convenient, comfortable environment. Founded in 2005, their mission is to treat every patient with respect and compassion, and to serve our communities by providing the highest quality medial care.
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