by KELLY GUSICH

Has anyone in your family been sick and tried to schedule an appointment that day with your doctor? With any doctor? Have you ever waited for hours in a crowded emergency room? Anne and Len Jurkowski understand your frustration, and have responded by opening an urgent care facility in Scripps Ranch—MD Today. Here are the answers to all of your questions about this brand new facility.

 

What is the motivation behind MD Today Urgent Care?

The Jurkowskis wanted their new urgent care to “provide more patients with the medical care they need, when they need it,” said Marketing Director, Kevin Schwerdtfeger. “We want to work with your primary care physicians to provide an alternative to the long emergency room waits.”

 

What would inspire a patron to visit MD Today Urgent Care?

The physician in-house, Dr. Len Jurkowski, has been practicing medicine for over 35 years. He has served on prestigious medical boards including Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla and Ximed medical group, and is passionate about providing exceptional medical care for his patients. Most major forms of medical insurance are accepted at MD Today, and typical guests are there because they are faced with a non life-threatening medical urgency. Typical visits include infections, injuries, medical exams, and work-related injuries.

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What makes MD Today Urgent Care so Unique?

The staff is dedicated to assuring the highest quality of care to their patients. Efficient service is provided through four patient rooms, on-site x-ray and lab equipment, and a friendly and committed staff. Relationships with patients are of key importance. Kevin stated, “We’ve diligently selected the finest staff to provide the quality care you would expect for you, your family, and loved ones.”

 

Is there anything particular in which MD Today specializes?

The facility specializes in occupational medicine, workers compensation, and work related injuries. Services offered include pre-employment drug screening and physicals.

 

What are the most important things we should know about MD Today Urgent Care?

MD Today is the better alternative to the Emergency Room. Their 7 days a week 8 a.m to 8 p.m. schedule offers people flexibility to see a doctor and quality medical staff whenever they need care. They are affiliated with Ximed medical group, a group of over 1000 independent physicians dedicated to doctor/patient relationships and excellent care. What a welcome addition to the 92131 neighborhood.