October 2017 Magazines 89012 - Page 34

Healthy Living A Decision in Healthcare Emergency Room vs. Quick Care Clinics When you’re ailing, it can be an extremely stressful time. Evaluating the seriousness of your current state, reviewing insurance coverage and mak- ing the right decisions for proper care all need to be considered, and oftentimes in a split second. Recognizing the importance of helping com- munity members select the appropriate level of care for immediate health concerns, the physicians at UMC examine the many differences between hospital emergency departments and UMC Quick Care locations. “It may be difficult for community members to determine when a visit to the ER is necessary,” says UMC Chief of Staff and Chief of Emergency Medicine Dr. Dale Carrison. “While every case is unique, and it is difficult to provide a [H\Z[]H\وHۙ][ۜ]\[[Y\B[H\KHY[][ۈو[[Y\[H\\YۈH[]YX[]Y[8&\Y]وH]X][ۋ'H\\ۈ[\Y\[H[[YKBX][H[LLH܈[ܝ][ۈ[TY^H^\Y[HH[΂((((((YۚYX[\Z[]\H[\XXX[ۜ]YX[HX][”]\H\\]ܞH؛[\”H܈]\X[[\\܈\X][ۜ•[YK\[]]K[X[HYK]X][[[Y\[Y\”YۚYX[][XB'T\]\H[\X]H܈[Y\[Y\X\]\HXZ[[Z[Y[\܈Z][ Yۘ[K\[]YYY[XY[\Y\]XY[ۜ[\ۙ\X\H[X[H\\[\ۙ][ۜ8'H\\ۈ^\\[[H[LLH܈\\B[H[YYY ܈\[و[[[[]\Z[[HYY܈[T\][B][[ܙHYX[ \X[H[[XH[][X][ۈ[™^Z[Z\[\\ˈܙY\]KHYX]X[Y\[B\\Y[][[\XX[][[&\][و]YH]SPY[HY[H\HT\\[Y ]8&\[\ܝ[H[H[[\[[وHX[H\\و]Y[]\HZ[][X]Y܂\K8'Y[H[Y]HH]X][ۈ\[[Y\[K[H[B[Y\[H\\Y[ 8'H^\\\ۋ8'H\H]Z[XH\H\\B܈H[][]K[H۸&][\\YH[[ۙH[^H]H[[Y\[HHZ[H\\Y[ \[]SPš\YH]\H]Y[\\YH\XK][H\]B[Y\[H\\Y[]H[\[]]Y[]H\Z[\H[HY[YܙH]Y[]HHܙH] 'B\\ۈ[\Y\]Y[]\]\Hۙ][ۜX\HܙB]܈K[ZH[\\ۜY\\][HSP]ZX\H][ۋY[H\]Y[[X\H\H[H[Y\[HKSP&\œ][]ZX\H][ۜݚYH\[\H\X\܈[\^HقZ[܈[Y\[Y\[[[ۈۙ][ۜ[Y[YZ[܈X\][ۜ[\\[\H[\\[X\\[X[B\Z[Y[ˈ[\\Y[Y\[H\\Y[]ZX\B][ۜ\X[H\H\HYۚYX[H[ܙH YYX]H[ۋ[ ]8&\[\ܝ[[\[Z\H\H[YH\[TSP]ZX\H\XX[X[Y\\[\\HX[X[X[H^\]ZX\BX[\[X[^H]Y[[[ٙ\[HHT[YYY ]H[\Y\[][]HY[X\YX]H[\[\X]B\[Yۜو\[\YYX[ۙ][ۜ]\]Z\H[Y\[H\KSP&\؝\X[\H\[Hٙ\][]ZX\HX[]Y\][[X\H\H][ۜ[YX]YY[[YX]X[Y\[B\\Y[ˈ[Y][ۋSPݚY\HYH[Hو^\]H[YHXX[^Y\X\[Y[]Yx&\ۛH][H][XB[\\Yۘ]YYX]X][XH[\\\H[][[\܈[[][ۋ܈Y][ۘ[[ܛX][ۈX]SP&\[Y\[B\\Y[[]ZX\H][ۜX\H\]˝[XۋK8ႌ^\[[[\]HT[^H]HYX[HX][]\HZ[[[ۙ\ˈ\]\Hۙ][ۜ[Y[Yۙ\[ۋZ[]\[\\X^H\]Z\H\HHT\XX[˜[[Z[HHX]YHHYX]XX[܈\[\H\XX[]\]HY\\\[\HZ\YY[[XZ[X\[ۜ˜X][Y\[H\K8'Y[x&\H[Y\]Y [[x&\B\Y܈[\[ []\HX\ۈYHH[Y\[B\\Y[ 8'H\]H^\ˈ8'H[]X]\YHH]Y[[[[HYH[]H]XYHY][]X[ܙH\[\˸'Bؙ\ӛݙ[X\ M”ӔԑQӕS