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What is Rapid COVID-19 Testing?

AFC Urgent Care Tampa understands that COVID-19 testing is a major need for all Florida residents. The number of coronavirus cases nationally current totals 4.78 million (As of 8-4-2020) and cases in Florida are surging to 497,000, which requires more abundant and faster testing needs. Patients are expected to go back to work in some …

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The Dangers of Deferred Care for Patients: COVID-19 Concerns for Urgent Care

COVID-19 in Florida has created significant social and economic impacts on our communities. Even more troubling is that COVID-19 cases are not slowing down anytime soon, which means that more and more patients are deciding to skip their medical appointments and address other medical needs including primary care visits and urgent care appointments. Even nationally, …

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How Can Businesses Safely Return to Work?

The state of Florida is re-opening as bars, restaurants, corporate offices, and retail businesses are allowing customers to shop and eat in increased activity. As employers and employees return back to work, it is important to learn how to safely transition workers back to their jobs. COVID-19 antibody testing and swab testing for coronavirus are …

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How High-Risk COVID-19 Patients Manage Infections

COVID-19 cases are slowing down across the U.S as of May 2020, which means that more businesses are opening and more people are breaking quarantine. For high-risk patients, this may mean that COVID-19 infections could spike or increase if they are not careful. As individuals return to work, high-risk patients still need to evaluate their …

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Benefits of Telemedicine for Patients

The COVID-19 pandemic is spreading at a troubling rate, which has caused most families to self-quarantine and make significant sacrifices at home. Currently, the U.S estimates that over 1.1 million patients have the novel coronavirus. Patients need to continue to self-quarantine and remain at home as much as possible, especially with the significant rise in …

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What are the different types of COVID-19 Testing?

COVID-19 testing is becoming more and more available as public health agencies and local healthcare providers have access to adequate supply. Testing for the novel coronavirus was extremely limited in the opening months of the pandemic, but now supplies are catching up with demand. The increase in COVID-19 demand means that patients now have access …

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Frequently Asked Questions About Coronavirus

Coronavirus, or COVID-19, originated in Wuhan, China and has been found in over 27,000 cases within the state of Florida as of April 22nd, 2020.. Heightened concern over illness is happening across the country. Learning the symptoms and when to visit a physician is critical to avoiding illness and exposure until a cure is found. …

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Primary Care Appointments that help patients stay healthy

As we discussed before on the AFC Urgent Care Tampa blog, primary care is the range of preventive services that help keep patients healthy throughout the year. Without primary care many patients could experience an overall worsening of their health. A primary care provider, such as the ones at AFC Urgent Care Tampa, help provide …

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