SAMI-Aid Blog

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For the stomach flu and other types of food poisoning, it's a good idea to see a doctor online even if you are able to recover at home.

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Some specialists require referrals while others allow all patients to book appointments. Try our online primary care doctors and specialists.

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Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are one of the most common urgent care complaints, especially for women. UTIs can often be treated via telemedicine.

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We've done our research and simplified things to help you decide on the best type of walk-in medical care for you. Better yet, you can skip the waiting room and see a doctor from home for only $59.99 through SAMI-Aid. With SAMI-Aid Premium, you can also compare prices on office visits near you!

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Telemedicine is a convenient and cost-effective way to expand patients' access to certain health services that would typically be provided in a doctor's office or urgent care facility.

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Urgent care centers are a great option for treating urgent, non-emergency medical situations. Some important criteria in choosing an urgent care facility are accreditation, reputation, and convenience.

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Retail clinics and telemedicine visits may be affordable alternatives to urgent care. SAMI-Aid helps you access and compare prices on both.

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Using SAMI-Aid's Provider & Price Search to compare urgent care prices in advance can help you know which clinic to visit when you need to.

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For those experiencing financial hardship, community health centers can be a godsend. Providing free or low-cost care to low-income individuals, there are hundreds of these clinics within the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Urgent care is a relatively recent phenomenon, but telehealth is even more recent. Through SAMI-Aid, urgent care costs less than $60 per visit.

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