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When Should You Go To Saint Peter's Urgent Care Center? - Featured Article | Saint Peter's Healthcare System
Open 365 days a year, the Saint Peter’s Urgent Care Center in Skillman continues to be the place to find prompt and convenient care for children and adults. If your doctor cannot see you and you need to see a doctor sooner than later, you can walk in; appointments are not necessary. Whether you feel sick and need to get back to
work or your child was sent home from school or needs that last-minute sports physical, you can see a physician with little to no wait time.
The facility, located at 1378 Route 206, is tucked away from street view in The Village Shoppes at Montgomery, across the street from ShopRite.
It is staffed by a licensed practical nurse and a primary care physician board certified in emergency medicine. A lab technician, X-ray technician, and clinical assistant round out the
Saint Peter’s Urgent Care Center
When should I go to an urgent care center?
Our healthcare professionals treat everything but life-threatening emergencies. Patients with serious medical conditions such as chest pain or major trauma should call 911 immediately.
Conditions treated at the Urgent Care Center include:
• minor sports and orthopedic injuries
• sore throats
• back pain
• skin rashes
• urinary tract infections
• sprains and strains
• eye redness and irritation
Individuals can also get their annual flu and pneumonia vaccines at the Urgent Care Center.
What if I need blood work, an X-ray or some other kind of diagnostic tests?
Although it is not the norm, the Saint Peter’s Urgent Care Center is staffed with technicians who perform X-rays on site. Rapid strep and flu tests and finger-stick blood glucose testing are also available on site. Results are available before patients go home.
Can the doctors perform a physical?
The Saint Peter’s Urgent Care Center is a resource for families who need sports physicals for children who play scholastic, recreational or collegiate sports; annual school physicals; camp physicals; and employment or pre-employment physicals.
What insurances are accepted?
Most insurances, including Medicare, are accepted.
For convenient and prompt medical care, Saint Peter’s Urgent Care Center is a reliable option for many.
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Saint Peter's University Hospital is a 478-bed acute-care teaching hospital sponsored by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Metuchen. Saint Peter's is a state-designated children's hospital and a regional perinatal center, and is a regional specialist in geriatrics, oncology, orthopedics, women's services and ambulatory care.
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