AUSITN, Texas, Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- FastMed Urgent Care is now welcoming patients at its newest clinic in Austin, Texas. Located at the intersection of Lamar and W. 34th Street, next to P. Terry's and near Seton Medical Center, the newest FastMed walk-in clinic marks the urgent care owner and operator's 20th Texas location.
FastMed's quickly growing presence in the state, marked by its plans to open another 10 Texas clinics within the next six months, makes it the second-largest and fastest-growing urgent care provider in the nation. FastMed Urgent Care currently owns and operates more than 100 clinics throughout Texas, Arizona, and North Carolina.
The newest FastMed clinic will offer urgent care for non-emergency illnesses and injuries, such as colds, flu, viruses, asthma and other respiratory concerns, allergic reactions, sprains, strains, and fractures, as well as a wide range of additional services.
Like all FastMed locations, the Lamar clinic will be open 365 days a year, including holidays and weekends, with the following services:
- EKGs and IV Treatments
- Stitches and Minor Surgeries
- Rapid Testing and Labs for Urinary Tract Infections (UTI), Pregnancy, Strep Throat, Flu
- Drug and Alcohol Screenings
- Workers' Comp and Work Injury Care
- Vaccinations and Immunizations
"We're proud to serve the growing needs of Austin with our newest Joint Commission-accredited urgent care facility," explains Sami F. Elbadramany, Executive Vice President, Corporate Development. "We look forward to treating area residents to the same convenient, affordable, and accessible care that has led to our high patient satisfaction ratings and continued growth."
Austin's Lamar location provides care for all ages in a comfortable, family-friendly environment. FastMed accepts all major insurance, credit cards, and personal checks. Walk-ins are welcome, with online check-in available.
FastMed Urgent Care is an owner and operator of urgent care facilities with more than 100 locations across Arizona, North Carolina and Texas. FastMed focuses on the delivery of walk-in medicine for non-emergent healthcare needs 365 days per year. FastMed's services address a wide spectrum of urgent care and family medicine needs. In addition to providing immediate walk-in attention for an injury or illness, FastMed provides routine services including flu shots, occupational medicine, and school or sports physicals. FastMed clinics hold the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation in healthcare quality and safety in ambulatory healthcare. FastMed is managed by an affiliated entity of one of the investment funds of ABRY Partners. Visit www.FastMed.com.
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