Topic Urgent Care
May 03, 2023
Take Ownership of Your Health with Your Patient Portal
Have you ever used a patient portal? You may be surprised to learn that our patient portal is a valuable tool for urgent care and primary care patients. Learn more.
Nov 04, 2022
Frequently Asked Questions about RSV
Cold and flu season has arrived, and RSV is making headlines. But many adults haven't even heard of RSV. We've got answers to ten questions about this common virus.
Oct 13, 2022
Do You Need Stitches? Here's How You Know.
Wondering if you need to get stitches? Our helpful guide will help you know when to head to urgent care for your wound - whether or not you may need stitches.
Oct 03, 2022
5 Things You Need to Know about Strep
Strep throat is never fun. These five things that everyone should know about strep can help you understand what to do the next time you have a sore throat.
Jul 20, 2022
Your Secret Weapon to Staying Safe in the Heat
It’s summertime in Alabama. And if you haven’t noticed, it’s a bit hot outside. How do you stay safe in the heat? We’ve got a secret weapon for you.
Jun 16, 2022
6 Common Myths About Urgent Care
When you think about urgent care, what comes to mind? Crowded waiting rooms or steroid shots? We're debunking six common myths about urgent care clinics.
Jun 02, 2022
New MedHelp Clinic Opens in Pelham
MedHelp Pelham is in a brand new building. Learn more about the features of our new urgent care clinic in Shelby County.
May 03, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About Pink Eye
Did you know that 3 million Americans get pink eye every year? Fortunately, many cases are treatable. Read more to learn about this common illness.
Apr 18, 2022
So You Think You've Got a Broken Bone. What's Next?
Breaks and sprains are painful enough without having to second-guess where to get the best medical care. Here’s where you should go when you have a sports injury.
Apr 05, 2022
Yes, you CAN go to Urgent Care for That
Think there’s nothing a doctor can do for you? Think again. An urgent care doctor can provide relief & help prevent complications from these three afflictions.
Feb 28, 2022
Four Things to Know about Antibiotics
Got questions about antibiotics? Here’s what you need to know about how and when antibiotics are prescribed by doctors at MedHelp urgent care clinics.
Oct 28, 2021
Three Common Lab Tests at Urgent Care
Urgent care doctors order lab tests to better diagnose an illness when you’re sick. Learn about the 3 most common labs used by doctors at urgent care clinics.
Jun 29, 2021
Frequently Asked Questions about Fevers
Do you know when you need to see an urgent care doctor for a fever? We’re getting back to basics with some frequently asked questions about fevers.
Jun 01, 2021
Summer skin woes (and how your urgent care doctor can help)
Bug bites, sun poisoning, and poison ivy can all take some of the fun out of your summertime. But these can be more than just annoying if they’re left untreated.
Feb 08, 2021
Reasons to Visit Urgent Care
You might be surprised at all of the things your urgent care clinic can treat. Our urgent care clinics are prepared to treat your non-emergency medical issues.
Jan 26, 2021
Urgent Care or ER?
Do you know when you should go to the ER and when you can go to an urgent care clinic instead? We're here to help you find the right care at the right time.