Where you go for care matters.
When you have an unexpected health need – whether it’s an emergency or a small pain – you must choose where to seek help. Where you go for medical care can affect how much you pay, how long you wait and the type of treatment you receive.
Don’t wait until you have a health issue to learn where you should seek treatment. Learn about your options now so you can act quickly – especially in an emergency. There are three common care providers: primary care, urgent care and the emergency room. By learning which one to visit, you can make the best decision for you, your health and your wallet.