a clinic outside of a hospital that provides medical care and services to people with urgent but not serious medical problems: urgent care centers as alternatives to emergency rooms.Abbreviation: UCC
- Also called urgent care clinic, ur·gi·cen·ter [ur-juh-sen-ter] /ˈɜr dʒəˌsɛn tər/ .
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How to use urgent care center in a sentence
The New York attorney general’s office did point to a case against an urgent care center that purchased fake reviews, but there was no indication that individual doctors were involved.