Maintenance Primary Care
Unlock a healthier you with our maintenance primary care. From preventive care and physicals to simple medications, we've got you covered every step of the way! Same-day appointments, friendly service, and full transparency.
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Maintenance Primary Care FAQs

What is modern urgent care?

Urgent care centers provide medical attention for illnesses and injuries that are not severe enough to require a visit to the emergency room, but need to be treated quickly. Modern urgent care utilizes technology such as automation and artificial intelligence to streamline the urgent care experience.

What types of conditions are treated at modern urgent care centers?

Like urgent care centers, modern urgent care centers, typically treat a wide range of conditions such as minor injuries, illnesses, and infections. A wholistic set of examples can be found in the "What We Treat" section of the website.

Can I go to an urgent care center instead of making a primary care appointment?

Yes, you can visit an urgent care center instead of making a primary care appointment. Urgent cares are open in the evening and every day of the week, providing a convenient alternative when primary care centers are not open. However, it's important to keep in mind that primary care doctors can provide ongoing care and management of chronic conditions, while urgent care centers are intended for urgent and acute needs.

Will my insurance cover an urgent care visit?

Yes, most insurance plans cover urgent care visits, but you need to check and confirmed this from your insurance provider. You can get more information from the 'Pricing & Insurance' page on the website.

Can I walk-in to a tru urgent care center or do I need to make an appointment?

Our urgent care centers accomodate both walk-ins and appointments. We recommend making an appointment using the links below to reserve your place in line and streamline your wait time in the clinic. However, you can also walk-in and we will aim to get you in and out within 30 minutes.

What is the difference between an urgent care center and an emergency room?

Urgent care centers provide medical attention for illnesses and injuries that are not severe enough to require a visit to the emergency room. Emergency rooms, on the other hand, provide medical attention for serious and life-threatening conditions that require immediate attention. Our urgent cares have significantly shorter wait times and lower costs than emergency rooms.

How long does it take to be seen at an urgent care center?

Our door to door times at our urgent care centers are 30 minutes on average. This means you will get in and out of the clinic within 30 minutes. However, wait times can vary depending on the number of patients being seen and the severity of their conditions at any moment in time. Thus, your door-to-door time may be either higher or lower than 30 minutes when visiting our centers.

Do I need a referral from my PC doctor to visit an urgent care center?

No, you do not need a referral from your primary care doctor to visit an urgent care center. You can visit our urgent care centers without a referral.

Can I get a prescription filled at an UC?

Yes, we have on-site laboratories and can prescribe medications to treat common illnesses and injuries. We can also deliver prescriptions directly to your doorstep through our virtual pharmacy program.

What is maintenance primary care and how is it different from traditional primary care?

Maintenance primary care, also known as preventive primary care or wellness-focused primary care, refers to a proactive approach to healthcare that focuses on preventing illness and promoting overall well-being. It differs from traditional primary care in terms of its emphasis on preventive measures and a comprehensive approach to maintaining health.

What types of services are typically offered in a maintenance primary care setting?

Maintenance primary care focuses on prevention and wellness. The scope of services is generally limited to routine visits such as sick visits, routine check ups, medication refills, and consistent health monitoring. It includes various forms of health assessments, screenings, and education.

How does maintenance primary care help someone stay healthy?

Maintenance primary care emphasizes health promotion through counseling on healthy lifestyle choices, addressing risk factors, and providing education on disease prevention. By actively monitoring and managing overall health, maintenance primary care aims to optimize well-being, reduce the likelihood of developing chronic conditions, and improve long-term health outcomes.

Is maintenance primary care more convenient than other forms of primary care?

Yes, maintenance primary care emphasizes proactive measures, which can help individuals avoid potential health complications and minimize the need for reactive care. By focusing on wellness and ongoing monitoring, maintenance primary care aims to promote overall health and potentially reduce the frequency of visits for acute illnesses or exacerbations of chronic conditions.

Is maintenance primary care covered by insurance?

Yes, like traditional primary care, maintenance primary care is typically covered by insurance, but coverage may vary depending on the specific plan and the services provided. Patients should check with their insurance provider to determine what is covered under their specific plan.

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