Which Care is Right for Me?

From minor health problems to serious emergencies, Premier Health is here for you with the right care you need now. That includes emergency care close to you, primary care providers for comprehensive care to keep you and your family healthy, convenient urgent care for minor illnesses and injury, and 24/7 help with Premier Virtual Care.

How do you know which option is right for you? This guide can help you choose.

If at any point your symptoms worsen, or you feel like you’re having a medical emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Emergency Room

Life-threatening health issues belong in the emergency room. These include:

  • Chest pain
  • Serious burn
  • Sudden, severe headache
  • Weakness or pain in a leg or arm

Choices for You

Should you schedule an appointment with a primary care provider, drop in at an urgent care center or do a video chat with a board-certified provider right now? You can choose the option that’s best for you if you have these conditions:

  • Allergies and asthma
  • Colds
  • Cough
  • Flu
  • Pink eye
  • Skin conditions: Minor burns, rashes, poison ivy or oak, ringworm
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Vomiting, diarrhea

See a Primary Care Provider or Visit Urgent Care

You’ll want to see a provider in person — either in a primary care office or at an urgent care location — for these conditions:

  • Mono
  • School and sports physicals
  • Stitches removal
  • Vaccines: Flu, TDAP, TD