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New urgent care facility opens in Chelsea

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center has expanded its services in Chelsea by opening an urgent care facility. Chelsea Urgent Care is located in the existing Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare-Chelsea location at 1000 Broadway. According to hospital officials, the Chelsea facility will be staffed by emergency medicine physicians. It serves patients over age 2 experiencing urgent but non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses, such as sprains, broken bones, infections, and high fever. Chelsea Urgent Care is open Monday through Friday from noon to 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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