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Three Helpful Benefits of Urgent Care

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Did you know that urgent care is one of the fastest-growing segments of the American healthcare system? Approximately three million people visit urgent care facilities each week in the United States, and this leads to 14 billion dollars in annual revenue. Since urgent care offers several benefits, it has become a viable way to receive medical treatment.

1. Short wait times. On average, more than half of all urgent medical care patients wait 15 minutes or less to be seen. In addition, 80% of all visits take 60 minutes or less. Since patients are able to receive immediate medical treatment at an urgent care facility, this is often the preferred choice for a wide variety of health issues.


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