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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

Preventing Zika Virus in Connecticut: What We Can Do

The spread of Zika carrying mosquitos and Zika virus is all over headline news. As we head into summer and mosquito season, it is up to us all to take smart, preventative action of our own to guard against the double whammy we New Englanders may now face: both the Zika and West Nile Virus. As […]

By |June 2nd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Preventing Zika Virus in Connecticut: What We Can Do

AFC Urgent Care to Open Fifth Connecticut Center

AFC Urgent care announces fifth Connecticut Center in Three Years, scheduled to open in New Britain this summer. New Britain residents will have a convenient location at 135 East Main St., across the street from the New Brite Plaza Shopping Center, where they will have ample parking, and friendly and professional staff to take care of any medical needs.

As with all of of their locations, hours of operation will be 8am to 8pm during the week and 8am to 5pm on the weekends.

AFC Urgent Care New Britain, formerly Doctors Express Urgent Care- is where you will be able to get an X-ray, on-site lab work, and be treated under the care of Board Certified Doctors, Physician Assistants and APRNs. All doctors are also USCIS Certified Civil Surgeons, and able to perform full immigration physicals as well.  Whether you’re a parent of a child that needs stitches but can’t get in to see the pediatrician and don’t want to spend the time in the Emergency Department, a business owner whose employee gets injured on the job, or an individual in need of a an annual physical – AFC Urgent Care New Britain  will be a full service walk in clinic. […]

By |May 10th, 2016|News & Updates|Comments Off on AFC Urgent Care to Open Fifth Connecticut Center

Spring Allergies or a Cold? How to Know the Difference

With everything blooming here in the northeast, the sounds of people sneezing are as common as the sounds of the birds chirping.  For allergy sufferers spring often equates to misery season. Is it spring allergies or a cold?

Distinguishing between allergies and a cold can also, on top of being annoying, be confusing. Symptoms often overlap and mimic each […]

By |May 2nd, 2016|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Spring Allergies or a Cold? How to Know the Difference
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