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How to Prevent Sport Injuries in Children

Sports may be fun for kids and parents, but accidents happen. Around one in three children in the US who participate in sports will miss a game this year due to a sports-related injury. How can you minimize your child’s risk of injury at the next game? Here are some ideas to keep in mind:

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Why Use an Urgent Care versus an Emergency Room

Garrett Bomba, MD, Medical Director, ExpressCare

None of us likes getting sick or injured.  We also do not like waiting or paying more than we should. 

Everyone has a story about a 3 hour wait in an Emergency Department waiting room or about that $2,200 bill from the hospital after being seen for back pain.  Continue reading “Why Use an Urgent Care versus an Emergency Room”

Reopening

Pentucket Medical has remained committed to ensuring the safety of our patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Since June 1, we have been treating patients on-site per the four-phase guidance issued to healthcare facilities by Governor Baker and the Massachusetts Department of Health and Human Services.

In the coming weeks, we will continue following stringent infection prevention processes and implementing specific precautions to ensure a safe environment for essential patient care services.

Here are some of the changes you will see on your next visit to Pentucket Medical:

When scheduling an appointment with a clinician, you will be provided a phone number to call when you arrive at the office this will allow you to remain safe in your car until it is time to see your provider essentially cutting out waiting rooms

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