Palmer Urgent Care Centers
- 13 Board certified
- 17 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.4 stars
- Average wait time is 19.2 minutes
What are Urgent Care Clinics?
Urgent care centers typically provide after hour access for walk-in patients tending to acute illness and injury care. The injuries are often beyond the scope or time availability of the primary care provider.
An urgent care center should be expected to provide instant care for acute, non-life threatening illness and injury. Urgent care centers are not equivalent to emergency departments, but do help in reserving the nation's emergency room resources for the most critical conditions.
The area of Palmer, AK has a population of approximately 100,704 people. There are 15 urgent care centers near Palmer, which gives it a ratio of 1 urgent care center per 6,714 residents or a ratio of 1 urgent care center per 2,325 households. There are 34,876 households in Palmer.