ER-vs-Urgent-Care


ER vs. Urgent Care Where should I go?
Is our life in danger or are you facing permanent disability? Go to the ER for TRauma Care and Surgical procedures if you have been seriously injured.

Typically treated in the ER:

  • broken bones
  • difficulty breathing
  • head/eye injuries
  • poisoning
  • seizures
  • serious burns
  • severe chest pain

Is your injury or illness painful, but not a true emergency? Visit urgent care fo same-day care if your primary care provider is unavailable.

Typically treated in Urgent Care:

  • coughs/cold
  • diarrhea
  • ear infections
  • fever
  • minor burns
  • fractures and sprains
  • vomiting