A 41-year-old member asked:
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if someone suspects they need non-emergency medical care but they have to self pay, do they have options?

3 doctor answers
Dr. Harinder Gogia
32 years experience Cardiology
No: Check with the hospital.
Answered on Feb 27, 2013
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
18 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes, get to a good urgent care. They can handle most non-emergent issues, at a fraction of the cost. If they can't help you they can give you some direction about how to proceed.
Answered on May 13, 2016
Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
HEALTH CARE OPTIONS: On behalf of the medical community at large, I apologize for our broken healthcare system. With that being said, I hope that you find this link helpful which includes a list of free/low income clinics in your area: http://www.freeclinics.com/cit/ny-bronx
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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