When should you use an Emergency Department or an ExpressCare Clinic?

Conditions typically treated in an ExpressCare clinic:
  • Fever
  • Sinus infections
  • Cold or flu symptoms
  • Minor cuts, burns, or skin rashes
  • Animal/insect bites
  • Sprains and minor bone fractures
  • Schools, camp, sports, and work physcials
  • Workers' compensation care
  • Occupational medicine
  • Ear and eye infections
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Minor injuries

Conditions typically treated in an Emergency Department:
  • Chest Pain
  • Stroke
  • Poisoning (If at all possible, first contact the local poison control center at (800-222-1222)
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Deep cuts or bleeding that won't stop
  • Large bone fractures
  • Problems related to pregnancy
  • Severe burns
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Seizures
  • Abdominal pain

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