Urgent Care vs. Emergency Room
“Urgent care” is a non-emergency medical service, made available when an individual perceives an immediate need for treatment. Urgent Care facilities are often more appropriate and less expensive than going to a hospital emergency department for non-emergency treatment for injury and illness.
Urgent Care Services:
Urgent care services include access to many services, including (but not limited to) laboratory testing, x-rays, sutures, foreign body removal.
- School and Sports physicals
- Flu shots
- TB skin test (QuantiFERON – TB Gold)
- Well child exams
- Minor illness and injury
- Sprains, strains, and bruises
- Laceration repair (Suture OR Dermabond Adhesive Repair)
- Minor burns
- Eye injury and screening
- I.V. therapy
- Hepatitis B
- Hearing tests
- Pap smears
*This DOES NOT include ALL of our services
Can’t Find the Urgent Care Service You’re Looking For?
Unsure if we offer a service you are needing performed? Just give us a call, or fill out the form on our contact page, and we will be happy to assist you.
NOTE: For questions submitted through our website, please allow 1-2 business days for one of our representatives to get back with you. If your question is in regard to a medical emergency, please contact our office directly at 417-890-5550. If it is a life threatening emergency, call 911 IMMEDIATELY!