BCBSNC’s 5 Emergency Room Myths

0 Comment(s) |

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina has provided the 5 most common Emergency Room myths that are adding to healthcare costs. Improper ER use is on the list, click here for the rest.

Improper ER use can cost an average of $1,500 and be avoided by knowing the treatment options for certain injuries and illnesses at more cost effective and convenient alternatives to the ER, such as FastMed Urgent Care.

The infographic below shares the average wait time, cost and type services that are provided by ERs, urgent cares and convenience care centers.

FastMed’s “Where should I go?” interactive infographic shows treatments available at a FastMed Urgent Care, allowing you to avoid the cost and inconvenience of an ER.

Selecting the right treatment option for you and your family is important, and FastMed is here to help answer your questions! 

when should you visit the ER or urgent care


  1. There are no comments yet.

Leave a Comment