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4 Connecticut AFC Urgent Care Centers Earn Prestigious UCAA Certification

PRESS RELEASE:

FOUR AFC URGENT CARE CENTERS IN CONNECTICUT EARN PRESTIGIOUS UCAA URGENT CARE CERTIFICATION

-Owners Tom Kelly and Ron Krippner Committed to Outstanding Patient Care and Service –

(DANBURY, WEST HARTFORD, NEW BRITAIN, CT)  January 9, 2016 – American Family Care (AFC), the nation’s leading provider of urgent care and occupational medicine, announced today that four centers in Connecticut […]

By |January 9th, 2017|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on 4 Connecticut AFC Urgent Care Centers Earn Prestigious UCAA Certification

How to Know if it’s Strep Throat or Just a Sore Throat

Lately, we have been seeing  people walking into our New Britain urgent care center with strep throat like symptoms. It can often be tough to differentiate between strep, or “Streptococcal pharyngitis”-a bacterial  infection of the throat and the tonsils, and a sore throat, which can often times be viral, and not treatable with antibiotics.  This is why […]

By |December 29th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on How to Know if it’s Strep Throat or Just a Sore Throat

What to Do if You Find Lice in Your Child’s Hair

Your child tells you that it feels like “something is moving in my hair and I can’t stop scratching my head”.  Remain calm…. but it’s likely these are symptoms of head lice. If you’ve avoided thinking about what to do if you find lice in your child’s hair, we’re here to calmly walk you through […]

By |November 16th, 2016|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on What to Do if You Find Lice in Your Child’s Hair

AFC Urgent Care New Britain Honors Veterans With Free Flu Shots

Health Care Leader to Serve Those Who Have Served Our Country

NEW BRITAIN, CT (November 10, 2016) – American Family Care (AFC), the nation’s leading provider of urgent care, accessible primary care, and occupational medicine, announced today it will offer military veterans free flu shots on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11 at their newest Connecticut urgent care center, […]

By |November 10th, 2016|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on AFC Urgent Care New Britain Honors Veterans With Free Flu Shots

Halloween Safety Tips for Teens

Ahh…Halloween. You have fond memories of this age-old custom. Weeks of costume planning, buying the perfect candy, decorating your house. However, with all the fun and frolic, this is no time to let your parent guard down. You want your kids to have fun but also be safe. What’s a modern parent to do? How […]

By |October 28th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Halloween Safety Tips for Teens

Fall Foliage Photo Contest

Hello fellow New Britainers!  It is “peak week” for what many of us consider the most beautiful time to live in Connecticut!  We at AFC Urgent Care new Britain want to see the best of what you see and share it with everyone.  So, we are launching a Best of Fall Foliage Photo Contest!

Post your pics right […]

By |October 14th, 2016|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Fall Foliage Photo Contest

AFC Urgent Care New Britain Hosts Grand Opening Celebration

The city of New Britain welcomed us with open arms last night at our AFC Urgent Care Grand Opening Celebration and ribbon cutting. Thank you Mayor Stewart for cutting the ribbon with us, and all the city representatives and local businesses who came out to show their support. We are so happy to be bringing value […]

By |October 7th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on AFC Urgent Care New Britain Hosts Grand Opening Celebration

AFC Urgent Care Hits Inc 5000; Named Fastest Growing Health Company

For the second year in a row (and third time in 4 years), AFC Urgent Care has hit the Inc. 5000 list, which ranks the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. AFC also ranked as the fastest growing health companies in the U.S. , based on >300% revenue growth for the second year in a row. The […]

By |August 27th, 2016|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on AFC Urgent Care Hits Inc 5000; Named Fastest Growing Health Company

Staying Safe at the Beach!

Summer is prime time for beach action, and for good reason! The surf and the sand are so much easier to enjoy when it’s warm enough to play in them. But there are some risks you might not know about lurking in the depths. As we reach the end of Rip Current Awareness Week on […]

By |June 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Staying Safe at the Beach!

Poison Ivy & Other Plants to Avoid This Summer

Plants can brighten up a landscape, but some can be dangerous! This summer, AFC Urgent Care wants you to watch out for these poisonous plants, and to know what to do if you come into contact with them!

Poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac are the big three when it comes to poisonous plants — […]

By |June 3rd, 2016|News & Updates|Comments Off on Poison Ivy & Other Plants to Avoid This Summer
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