If you have sat countless hours in the emergency room for something like a simple antibiotic, you understand how frustrating that can be. Especially when you are unable to get into your primary care physician due to lack of availability. Luckily many facilities are making their urgent care 24 hours 7 days a week.
Only 29% of doctors have after hours coverage, if you have a pesky medical issue that is not serious enough for the emergency room, this can be a serious annoyance. Many 24 hour urgent care facilities offer a solution to this problem. Urgent care facilities treat issues not serious enough for the emergency room, yet uncomfortable enough to require immediate attention.