An Affordable Alternative to Expensive Urgent-Care

illustration-doctors-office_300If you’ve ever had to foot the bill for a trip to the emergency room or urgent-care center, or had trouble nabbing a last-minute doctor’s office appointment, you know how expensive and inconvenient medical visits can be. Next time, if you have a serious but not life-threatening malady, consider seeking out a medical clinic at a nearby pharmacy.

Chain pharmacies like Walgreens and CVS oftentimes have in-house clinics that are staffed by nurse-practioners or physician’s assistants. They’re fully equipped to treat minor conditions, without a big payout. Doesn’t that make you feel better already?

Did you know that you might be able to negotiate your medical bills? Learn how here.