When you’re in need of urgent care, Wake Forest, NC FastMed is open extended hours to serve you. Many people go to the emergency room when their regular doctor is unavailable, which is a viable option for a number of conditions, but more than a big hassle for non-emergent needs. For chest pains and broken bones, the ER is the right place to go, but for less urgent needs, a local clinic located close by is a better options—and a more affordable one in many instances.
FastMed specializes in treating common illnesses and conditions, including bronchitis and UTI, and offers physicals for employment, school sports, and more, as well as vaccinations for well-child visits and flu shots for every member of the family. For non-emergencies, seeking treatment at FastMed makes sense, since it is much cheaper than a traditional ER and there is no long wait times to worry about.
FastMed Urgent Care owns and operates nearly 200 centers in North Carolina, Arizona and Texas that provide a broad range of acute/episodic and preventive healthcare services 365 days a year. FastMed also provides workers’ compensation and other occupational health services at all its centers, and family and sports medicine services at select locations. FastMed has successfully treated more than six million patients and is the only independent urgent care operator in North Carolina, Arizona and Texas to be awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for quality, safety and infection control in ambulatory healthcare. For more information about locations, services, hours of operation, insurance and prices, visit www.fastmed.com.