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    • AUGUST 8, 2018
    Bee and Wasp Stings

    Bee and Wasp Stings

    Bee and wasp stings can cause various reactions, ranging from temporary pain and discomfort to a severe allergic reaction. Having one type of reaction doesn’t mean you’ll always have the same reaction every time you’re stung.  Most of the…

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    • AUGUST 1, 2018
    MedEvolve Breach

    MedEvolve Breach

    MedEvolve Press Release Premier is aware of the incident with the software company, MedEvolve.  We truly apologize that you may have been impacted. The problem has since been corrected and is explained in MedEvolve’s attached press release.  There is…

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    • JUNE 21, 2018
    Working Outdoors Safely in the Heat

    Working Outdoors Safely in the Heat

    Important Tips for Working in the Heat As temperatures heat up during the summer months, remember to take precautions when working outside. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that an average 618 people die each year of heat/sun stroke….

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    • JUNE 20, 2018
    INSECT STINGS AND BITES

    INSECT STINGS AND BITES

    Braving the Great Outdoors The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) reports that every year, thousands of people visit hospital emergency rooms or urgent care clinics seeking care for insect stings. These incidences naturally rise during…

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    • JUNE 9, 2018
    CELEBRATING THE HOLIDAYS WITH CARE

    CELEBRATING THE HOLIDAYS WITH CARE

    Americans celebrate Memorial Day on the last Monday of May to honor the brave men and women who died during active military service. This three-day weekend typically combines warmer weather and the end of school, presenting the ideal scenario for outdoor get-togethers…

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    • MAY 8, 2018
    Sports Injuries – Faster Than the ER

    Sports Injuries – Faster Than the ER

    PREMIER URGENT CARE offers treatment for acute injuries sustained while playing sports. Athletes can walk in to any PREMIER location 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. – 365 days a year. Whether you sprain your ankle, scrape your knee or hit your head, our board-certified…

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    • MAY 5, 2018
    Sports Injuries – Making the Right Call

    Sports Injuries – Making the Right Call

    Making the Right Call When your child requires medical care in the evening or on a weekend, it’s important to assess the following: 1. Is the injury life-threatening – should I call 911 or get to an emergency room? 2. Can the injury wait until the pediatrician’s…

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    • MAY 5, 2018
    Let’s Get Physicals!

    Let’s Get Physicals!

    Let’s Get Physicals! It’s unusual for a child to avoid catching a cold or getting hurt. Maybe you haven’t made the early-morning call to the doctor to see if they can fit your son or daughter in that day. If that’s the case, it’s important to understand…

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