Urgent Care vs. Primary Care: Compare and Contrast

Benji has been an unusually healthy baby. He’s had one cold, about a month ago, and that’s it. So when he woke up from his nap at my mom’s house yesterday burning up with fever, we were surprised, to say the least. But he was clearly miserable: Very hot, moaning, wanting to be held constantly, and even fell asleep in Mom’s arms for a while. When he woke up, he was inconsolable and feverish, so we called the doctor. They couldn’t get us in that day, and Benji clearly needed some kind of treatment, so we went to a local urgent care clinic that I’d been to before. Continue Reading >>