Did you know the Walk-In Urgent Care Center can save you money and have you home sooner? The Center provides urgent care at a lower cost and with shorter wait times compared to your local Emergency Department. A visit to the walk-in center has co-payments similar to a visit to your doctor’s office.
Services handled by the Walk-In Urgent Care Center include: wound are, suture lacerations, orthopedic care, manage and splint fractures/ sprains,provide IV fluids and medications, basic upper respiratory infection and other common illnesses (cough, sore throat, rashes and urinary tract infections).
There are some conditions however that should be treated at the Emergency Department. They include: chest pain, difficulty breathing, severe headaches, severe allergies, severe bleeding and neurological symptoms that might indicate a stroke (numbness, weakness or difficulty speaking).
Support Our Center
To help Winchester Hospital with the renovations of the Walk-In Urgent Care Center, Market Basket and The Demoulas Foundation provided a matching challenge grant of $100,000 for the construction.
“This generous donation is helping to ensure urgent care patients continue to receive top quality care in a timely and cost efficient manner,” Ciccone said.
To make a gift, please contact the Winchester Hospital Foundation at (781) 756-2156 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.