Articles About emergency care

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    AUG 27, 2018

    What’s the difference between urgent and emergency care?

    When you’re sick or injured, it helps to understand the different levels of care and when they’re needed. For example, there are urgent situations that aren’t emergencies, such as a minor sprain or a sinus infection. These conditions may not need treatment right away, but should be evaluated within the next 24 to 48 hours. Then there are situations where you should go straight to an emergency room as soon as possible. Knowing the difference can help you get the right care when you need it and may also save you money. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSemergency careurgent care

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    JAN 18, 2017

    The difference between urgent and emergency care

    When you’re sick or injured, it helps to understand the different levels of care and when they’re needed. For example, there are urgent situations that aren’t emergencies, such as a minor sprain or a sinus infection. Then there are situations where you should go straight to an emergency room as soon as possible. Knowing the difference not only saves money, but also helps you get the right care when you need it. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSemergency careroutine careurgent care

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    APR 06, 2016

    Planning to be away from home? We’ve got you covered.

    Going on a weekend getaway, a long journey, or leaving for college? Here’s how to get the care you may need while you’re away. ... Learn more >

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