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 Blue Gap, AZ has a population of approximately 5,379 people. There is 1 urgent care center near Blue Gap, which gives it a ratio of 1 urgent care center per 5,379 residents or a ratio of 1 urgent care center per 1,650 households. There are 1,650 households in Blue Gap.