How to Choose a Walk-in Clinic?

Feb 20, 2019 10:35:36 AM / by North Clinic Team posted in Family Medicine, Health Tips

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A sore throat, minor sprain, or sinus infection can derail your day. When these acute health issues inevitably arise, where can you go to get help right away? When you’re feeling ill or have a minor injury, a walk-in clinic is an ideal solution. Why? Not only do patients receive the care they need quickly—without waiting for an open appointment—but they offer familiarity, convenience, and affordability that isn’t provided at a hospital or emergency room.

When urgent medical situations occur, knowing where to go is key to saving time, money, and ease of mind. Let’s explore how to pick the right walk-in clinic by addressing these 7 questions you may be wondering.

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5 Reasons to Choose a Clinic Over an ER

Feb 13, 2019 3:33:39 PM / by North Clinic Team posted in Family Medicine, Health Tips

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When thinking about where to go for your healthcare needs, choosing an emergency room over a clinic can often be a tough decision, especially if you’re not experiencing an emergency or requiring surgery. Today, independent clinics offer more for their patients than just annual well visits. As clinics provide a wide range of convenience, we highlight our top five reasons why you should go to an independent clinic over an emergency room when you’re not feeling well.

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Don’t Be Vein: It’s Heart Health Month!

Feb 6, 2019 8:48:04 AM / by North Clinic Team posted in Health Tips

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Did you know your heart beats over 115,000 times every day? We often forget about one of the most vital organs in our body—our heart—and how it’s busy working every single day to keep us alive. Unfortunately, 1 in 3 people are affected by cardiovascular diseases and over 800,000 die annually due to heart complications.

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Debunking the Top 10 Myths about Independent Clinics

Jan 30, 2019 9:16:25 AM / by North Clinic Team posted in Family Medicine, Health Tips

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Most people go to a clinic for their everyday health needs, whether it’s corporate-owned or provider-owned. Unfortunately, there are many different perceptions about independent clinics over that of hospital-affiliated clinics, and we’re here to debunk common myths that surround them.

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Your Health Insurance Changed, Now What?

Jan 23, 2019 9:50:50 AM / by North Clinic Team posted in Family Medicine, Health Tips, North Clinic News

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The start of a new year brings resolutions, feelings of brand new beginnings, and a fresh start. Sometimes, it also creates changes in your health insurance coverage. Many companies reevaluate their health insurance coverage on an annual basis, and insurance providers often revise plans. So what do you do if your health coverage changes? We’ll walk through some common questions about coverage, including some tips, and what you can do to prepare for any health issue that arises.

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