Protecting You and Keeping You Safe During Urgent Care Appointments

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From X-rays after a tumble to a cut that requires stitches, there are many reasons why you or a loved one may need to visit one of our Centra Care urgent care centers. With our expert providers and weekend and late-night hours (at some locations), we’re a trusted and convenient local health resource for your whole family.

When health care can’t wait, you can count on our Centra Care urgent care centers for safe, hands-on care in person. And rest assured that nothing is more important to us than you. That’s why we’ve put in place many new safety measures so you can feel at ease in our care.

New Centra Care Protocols to Protect You and Keep You Safe

With social distancing and staying at home (except in medical emergencies), we appreciate all that you’ve done to keep your family and your community safe and healthy right now. We’re doing our part, too. Following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we’ve added these extra precautions to keep our urgent care clinics safe.

We’re Helping You Keep Your Social Distance

The CDC advises that limited face-to-face contact is essential slowing the spread of viruses. To limit your contact with other people at our centers, we’ve redesigned our waiting areas so that everyone now sit at least 6 feet apart.

You’ll also notice floor markers and seat covers indicating where to stand and sit so that everyone’s a safe distance apart. Another office change that you will see at our Centra Care's is clear protective barriers at our registration desks to safely separate patients and staff.

At some locations, you may even be able to use our contactless registration to check in from your car and wait there until the staff alerts you that they’re ready to see you.

We’re Checking Everyone’s Temperature

All patients and visitors are now having their temperature checked at our clinic entrances. That’s because the CDC has noted that fever is a symptom of COVID-19. Anyone who has a fever will be cared for in a separate area.

All of our health care providers and staff also receive temperature checks to ensure everyone’s safety.

We’ve Created Two Separate Care Areas

To keep all patients safe and cared for appropriately, we have created a separate treatment area for patients with coronavirus symptoms. They’re cared for safely in another part of the center.

We Require Everyone to Wear Masks

Wearing cloth face coverings in public is an important way to stay safe. That’s why all of our patients and visitors are now required to wear masks. If you don’t have a mask when you arrive, you will be given one when you come in.

All of our care providers and team members will wear masks as well as other personal protective equipment.

Your Urgent Care Needs Can’t Wait

Our convenient Centra Care clinics are here when you or a loved one need them, including on weekends and, at some locations, late into the evening. Let our team of expert doctors and advanced care providers help you with a wide range of health services and concerns.

Urgent Health Concerns

Get urgent care quickly for:

  • Accidents and falls

  • Cuts that may need stitches

  • Eye redness and irritation

  • Minor broken bones or fractures

  • Skin rashes

  • Sore throat or cough

  • Sprains and strains

  • Vomiting or diarrhea

Our Convenient Urgent Care Services

When you need us, we’re here to meet your urgent care needs safely. We offer several urgent care services like:

Scans and Tests

We offer many on-site diagnostic services, including labs, X-rays, high blood pressure testing, rapid flu tests and drug and alcohol testing.

Immunizations

We can help you with shots for flu season, school or travel. There’s no need to make an appointment with us. You can walk in for the immunizations you need.

Medications Available

Our clinics offer common over-the-counter (OTC) medications on-site. For your convenience, the most common prescription and OTC medications can be filled here, so you may not need to make a separate trip to the pharmacy.

Nothing Is More Important to Us Than You

When you need urgent care quickly, we’re here to care for you safely. We’re committed to providing you with safe, trusted, expert health care from all Centra Care urgent care locations. Learn more about urgent care at Centra Care.

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