We understand that it is often difficult to know when a medical problem is truly an emergency, or simply an urgent medical issue.
Kona Family Health Center’s Urgent Care Clinic assists patients with illnesses or injuries that do not appear to be life –threatening, but also cannot wait until the next day or for a primary care provider to be seen. Following are typical urgent care conditions we treat at our walk-in clinic:
Providing easy access to quality health care – when you need it – is an important component of our commitment to excellent in patient care and satisfaction. We are dedicated to ensuring that patients with urgent medical needs are able to receive the highest quality medical expertise during the day, night, weekend, or most holidays.
Urgent care is substitute for an emergency condition that can permanently impair or endanger the life of an individual. Dial 911 immediately for a medical problem that appears to be life-threatening.
Some examples of conditions that require emergency medical care include: