What is Emergent Care?

An emergent care center is a cross between an urgent care center and a hospital emergency department:

Plus, we are able to monitor your condition on-site for up to 24 hours, if necessary. If you need inpatient care, you will be transferred to Saratoga Hospital or to Albany Medical Center, depending on your specific needs.

Common types of conditions treated at Malta Med include:

  • Sprains and fractures
  • Stomach pain, vomiting, or diarrhea
  • Earaches
  • Fever
  • Minor eye injuries, infections, or irritation
  • Rashes and minor burns
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Routine gynecological problems
  • Wounds and lacerations

If you believe that you or a loved one is experiencing a potentially life-threatening medical issue, you should call 911. But for nearly any other problem, come to Malta Med where our highly trained staff is waiting to assist you any time of the day or night, 365 days of the year.