Medical School: Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
January 3, 2021
St. Joseph Hospital’s Milford Urgent Care within Milford Medical Center was awarded runner up for Best Urgent Care by the Nashua Telegraph! Every year, the Nashua Telegraph organizes a reader poll to determine the “best of” winners in thirteen categories, featuring Dining Out, Education, Health, and more.
To read the full article, click here.
November 9, 2021
Dr. James Martin worked in emergency medicine for 25 years before moving to urgent care. Now Medical Director at St. Joseph Hospital Urgent Care in Milford, NH, he often sees patients who aren’t sure when they should visit an urgent care or make a trip to the emergency department.
He also is seeing more patients who are going to urgent care instead of the ED because they believe their condition can be checked out quickly.
“I’ve been on both sides (emergency medicine and urgent care) and this is becoming more common,” he said. “Patients might come into urgent care saying, ‘I can’t move my right arm,’ but they don’t think it could be a stroke. Or they’ll say they don’t want to go to the emergency department because they are worried about COVID.”
To read the full article on whether you should go to the ER or Urgent Care, click here.