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It was packed this Sunday but they were kind to all, brought me bottle water for my cough. It took 2 hours to get in but when I did was treated very well. Not all Urgent cares have Dr.on staff. I am well please, even got a happy birthday.
Made an appointment on line. I waited about 5 min. Everyone was very nice. I believe I got excellent care. I highly recommend them.
Staff is amazing but as part of Emory I’m surprised they haven’t replaced the beat up reception chairs. The floor of my room was also dirty. Spruce it up and it will be an A+ facility with such a caring staff.
Wait of about 10 minutes. Thorough exam and prescriptions to effectively treat my illness. Very satisfied with the care I received and will return again in the future if needed for an illness or minor emergency. Steve D Lawrenceville
This was my first visit and I was very satisfied with the care I received. The Nurse Practitioner was pleasant and listened to me. She asked appropriate questions and explained all my questions. I would definitely return if the need arises.
WONDERFUL--NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL NEEDS TO LOOK AT ADOPTING THEIR PROCEDURES FOR TREATMENT--IF YOU WALK IN--YOU WAIT--CALL AHEAD TO MAKE AN APPT--NO WAIT--PERFECT SERVICE!!!!
My youngest daughter and I went in about two in a half weeks ago and was called back less than 5 mins of checking in. The staff was very hospitable and nurturing. The Doctor came in to let me know that we had the flu. He had an awesome demeanor/bedside manner. We were in and out within an hour. Thank you, Myracle Angel & Mom
Great doctor. Straight to the point. Friendly staff. Felt like they heard me and answered all my concerns.
Great staff. Super fast response times. I had an extreme case of Strep Throat and was in and out in less than 30 minutes (including all tests, steroid shots, and prescription).
All the employees were very kind and knowledgeable. They were very thorough. I would definitely go back again.
My experience was great. Friendly, professional staff that took care of my needs quickly. I have zero complaints and would go here again.
Urgent Care Guide
In a recent survey conducted with the Urgent Care Association, Solv found that patients were waiting an average of 24 days for appointments with their primary care provider. In a world of instant gratification, consumers demand more. They demand now. If you want to watch a movie, you download it in minutes or stream it instantly. If you need groceries, you can pick up your phone and have them delivered to you within the hour. If you need restaurant reservations, you find one with availability, book online, walk in minutes later and sit right down. Healthcare shouldn’t be any different.
That’s why urgent care has been growing at a faster pace than any other healthcare service in the United States. And it is why healthcare consumers search for “urgent care” more than 5x more than “primary care” or “family doctor,” combined. These consumers are highly actionable, searching with high intent terms like “urgent care near me.” They want same day access to quality healthcare providers when they are sick or injured - after hours, one weekends and on holidays - without the cost and inconvenience of the emergency room.
Urgent care centers typically treat minor illnesses like the flu, sinus infections and strep throat, as well as injuries like bone fractures and sprains, cuts, scrapes and burns, making these clinics ideal for diagnosing and treating non-emergent healthcare needs. And at a growing rate urgent care clinics are offering preventative care services including annual physicals and well visits, flu shots and other immunizations and vaccines, taking on the role of primary care provider for the tens of millions of consumers that don’t have one.
For kids there are special pediatric urgent care centers, usually open after hours for patients between the ages of 1 and 18.
Services & Pricing
Urgent care centers, which are part of the walk-in clinic healthcare category, are a convenient resource for consumers needing treatment for minor illnesses and injuries. Services that you would normally receive at your primary care office are usually available at an urgent care including annual and school physicals, flu shots and immunizations, treatment for illnesses including colds, flu stomach pains, sinus and ear infections and more. You can also be seen for injuries such as burns, bites, sprains and breaks - things that you might first thing to go to the emergency room vs urgent care, but you’ll have a shorter wait and smaller bill at the urgent care. As for cost, without insurance, you should expect between $100-140 for your visit, plus the cost of any labs, tests or images. With insurance, urgent care will be similar to seeing a specialist with applicable co-pay.
Insurance & Payments
Nearly all urgent care centers take commercial insurance and many (if not most) will take medicare. As such if you have insurance coverage, you can expect the financial experience to be similar to visiting a specialist where you have a co-pay, usually $35-50, due at the time of the visit. Any additional lab work, x-rays or other tests performed will be billed against your insurance first and any supplemental balance due will be invoiced to you after the fact. Without insurance, you’ll pay a visit fee between $100-140 at the time of your visit. This is typically 25-50% more than your primary care provider, but usually the convenience is well worth the additional cost. If you are interested in a telehealth or video visit, your cost could be as much as 50% less than an urgent care, you could be diagnosed and prescribed medication and you’ll never have to leave your home.
Hours & Wait Times
Every urgent care center - even those part of the same group or brand - may have different hours. While they are meant to be conveniently accessible during times when your primary care provider is not, that’s subjective and highly variable. A traditional formula, however, is that an urgent care is open 6 to 7 days a week usually between the hours of 8 am to 8 pm. That could shift to nearly any 8-12 hour period between 7 am and 10 pm. You’ll even find some clinics open 24 hours a day, similar to an emergency room. As for wait time, most patients report waiting between 15-45 minutes on average, but that can certainly vary, as well. It’s usually best to find an urgent care near you to either confirm the hours online, or call the clinic directly to verify. Or, you can book a same day doctor appointment online with Solv.