It is often difficult to decide when to go to the emergency room and when to go to an urgent care center to receive care. Generally speaking, minor and non life-threatening conditions may be treated at an urgent care center. In this video, Dr. Paolo Coll and Dr. Kerri-Ann Hew discuss the various conditions treated and services available at Holy Cross Urgent Care and Imaging Centers. We are located in the Rio Vista community of east Fort Lauderdale, as well was in east Boca Raton.
Urgent care centers affiliated with hospitals usually have more diagnostic capabilities and have the connection with a network of providers - both primary care physicians and specialists - to ensure continuity of care. Urgent care centers not affiliated with hospitals oftentimes puts the responsibility on the patient to find that continuity of care, sometimes leaving the patient vulnerable. Watch this video to learn what Holy Cross Urgent Care and Imaging Centers can do for you.