February 19, 2021
This is a rapidly evolving situation. Please visit the CDC’s website for the latest information.
Frequently asked questions
What are the common symptoms of COVID-19?
Below are common are symptoms of COVID-19. For the full list of symptoms, please visit the CDC website by clicking here.
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Sudden loss of taste or smell
- Body aches & fatigue
- Sore throat
- Sinus congestion or runny nose
FastMed has created an online self-assessment that will determine whether you should seek medical attention for your symptoms. Click here to begin the assessment.
Is FastMed a COVID-19 testing center?
FastMed offers COVID-19 diagnostic and antibody testing at all Texas, North Carolina, and Arizona clinics. Visit our COVID-19 testing page to learn more and find a COVID-19 testing center.
COVID-19 vaccine information
Two COVID-19 vaccines have been approved by the FDA so far, however, they are not widely available to the public yet and are not available at FastMed clinics. For the latest information about vaccines in your state, please see the links below:
For more information about the COVID-19 vaccines available in the United States, please click here to view our blog.
Latest state-level data
For the latest state-level data, including COVID-19 testing, cases, hospitalizations, and other information, please select your state below:
Latest CDC information
Please find below links to important CDC information.
- How to protect yourself
- Who needs to take extra precautions
- Daily life & coping
- Coronavirus symptoms
- What to do if you are sick
- Latest CDC updates & news
- COVID-19 vaccine information
Please continue to check the CDC’s website for the latest information.
FastMed is committed to safely serving you
FastMed is committed to providing the highest level of care. We are the only independent urgent care in Texas, Arizona, and North Carolina to hold the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for healthcare quality and safety.
Click below to reveal the precautions we are taking every day to ensure our patients’ safety.
- Team member protocols:
We continue to follow the highest standards and protocols for sanitization and hand washing.
- Cleaning protocols:
We have increased cleaning in common areas. Our sanitization products are highly effective against COVID-19, as well as other bacteria and viruses.
- Reduced lobby wait times:
We are encouraging all patients to check in online, complete their e-registration, and choose to be texted when we are ready for them to come in-clinic to reduce wait time in the lobby.
- Social distancing guidelines:
We remind patients before and throughout their visit to maintain a social distance of at least 6 feet from others.
- Mask policies:
All clinic team members and providers are required to wear masks at all times. Patients are encouraged to wear cloth face covers per CDC guidelines.