(ˈɜr dʒəˌsɛn tər)
a clinic or facility where a person can get immediate medical help in an emergency or treatment for a minor illness or injury.
[1980–85; urg(ent) + -i- + center]
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They are buying primary care, urgicenter, and mental health practices, investing in patient-engagement technologies and organizing care in ways that maximize revenue, operational efficiency, and consumer satisfaction.
The patient had presented to an urgicenter earlier during the week with similar symptoms and was diagnosed with pneumonia.
Each practice cares for an adult population of patients randomized from the Presbyterian Hospital Emergency Room and Urgicenter. Most are Medicaid recipients.
Does an anxious parent have to wait 24 hours for the result of a throat culture when the Urgicenter down the pike offers an immediate dlide test?