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Patient First opens new center in Hamilton, NJ

Our Hamilton, NJ center is now open and welcoming patients 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., every day! This opening marks the tenth Patient First urgent care center in the Greater Philadelphia area.

Sneezing Season: 5 tips to reduce fall allergens

The change of season brings crisp days, chilly nights and, unfortunately, fall allergies. Ragweed pollen, mold, and dust mites are all common fall allergens. Read on to find out what allergies are, what can cause them, and how to ease your fall allergies symptoms.

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Every year, 11,600 children under the age of fifteen are diagnosed with cancer. Despite this unsettling statistic, childhood cancers are relatively rare, making up less than 1% of all cancer diagnosis each year. Because of the disparity in the awareness of childhood cancers compared to adult cancers, September is proclaimed Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

Fast Track Flu Shots now available

The Fast Track Flu Shot program begins today! You can now get a flu shot with little or no wait anytime - just walk in 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., every day. To find a center near you, visit our locations page: http://bit.ly/1lwxdiP

Meeting Your Medical Needs

For more than 30 years, Patient First has provided convenient and cost-effective urgent care. At Patient First, experienced physicians and support staff are available on a non-appointment basis from 8 am to 10 pm, 365 days a year, to care for routine injuries and illnesses. Each of our medical centers has x-ray and lab departments, and a prescription drugs dispensary.