When Baby's Sick, Try an Emergency Clinic

When Baby's Sick, Try an Emergency Clinic

Doctor's offices and hospital emergency rooms are always flooded over the holidays. Fevers flare up, and ear infections appear out of nowhere. When mom and dad are worried about their wee ones and it's past office hours, they often head to the nearest ER. Instead of sitting in a waiting room surrounded by other infected visitors, try visiting a 24-hour emergency clinic.

Fast becoming popular, many 24-hour clinics are often much faster, cleaner, more convenient and overall easier to deal with than a large hospital. In most cases, they accept insurance and charge the same co-pay as any emergency room visit and parents won't have to fret and entertain their ill child as they will most often see a physician quickly upon arrival.

Have you been to one of these types of emergency clinics?

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