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Pre-Procedural COVID Exam & Testing

Pre-Travel RT- PCR (NAAT) COVID Testing

SAME DAY RT-PCR RESULTS

MEET PRE-TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS WITH GUARANTEED TIMELY RESULTS DELIVERY


Vitality COVID Testing Locations by Appointment only

Vitality Urgent Care Provides COVID-19 Testing via RT-PCR technology

Vitality Urgent Care provides RT-PCR COVID-19 tests in our testing facility by appointment only. Our team is dedicated to delivering results with a turn-around time of fewer than 8 hours. We understand the tight travel deadlines and wish to provide peace of mind for your next trip.

What Kind of Pre-Travel COVID-19 Tests does Vitality Urgent Care Offer and Why?

  1. RT-PCR / NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test) COVID-19 is a nasal or oral swab that has been authorized by the FDA and developed by Thermo Fisher Scientific. This test has been authorized for the detection of nucleic acid from the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Results < 8 hours.
  2. ACCULA automated RAPID SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR – NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test)  The nasal test has been authorized by the FDA developed by Mesa Biotech / Thermo Fisher. Results < 2 hours.
  3. Xpert® Xpress SARS-CoV-2  automated RAPID SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR – NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test)  The nasal test has been authorized by the FDA developed by Cepheid . Results < 2 hours.
  4. ID NOW – NEAR/ NAAT (Japan Travel only) – The Nasopharyngeal test has been authorized by the FDA developed by Abbott. Results < 20 min.

We selected this particular technology for Pre-Travel testing due to it being highly accurate and one of the most reliable tests currently available. They are accepted as the “gold standard” for  Pre-Travel COVID testing.

In addition, many countries require incoming visitors to have a negative RT-PCR/ NAAT or NEAR/ NAAT test 48 – 72 hours prior to entry. Most countries will reject the proof of a negative Antigen/Rapid test, so it is important to be aware of the country’s specific requirements in place for entry during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Why Vitality Urgent Care?

  • FDA Authorized RT-PCR Testing 
  • Guaranteed Timely Results
  • Multiple Locations in Arlington Heights/Rolling Meadows and Naperville.
  • Concierge options available
  • Open 7 days per week with easy same-day testing on weekends
  • Securely Emailed PDF Results
  • Custom documentation and Fit-To-Fly documentation provided ( Japan Certificate, Hong Kong, Thai “Fit to Fly”, Austria Certificate, Custom documentation to Spain with passport info)
  • Mobile testing available – we can come to your home or office/site
  • Available for individuals and groups
  • Price transparency

Price Menu

  • $150 RT-PCR COVID-19 – < 2 hours 
  • $200 – (NEAR) (NAAT)  Covid 19 < 60 min (Japan only)

Vitality Locations and Partners

Pre-Travel Covid testing is by appointment only.

We offer convenient collection options with our CLIA Certified laboratory partners, allowing us to deliver expediated RT-PCR COVID test results within hours of your appointment.

We offer a few convenient locations by appointment only

Arlington Heights – 137 W Rand Rd, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004

Schedule Appointment

Please note that COVID tests that are done solely for travel reasons are not submitted to insurance. That means you’ll need to pay out-of-pocket for your travel-related coronavirus test.

The travel experience looks a little different now, and we’re here to help you arrive prepared!

Keep travel safe and COVID-free!

Pre-Travel COVID exam

Traveling to or within the U.S.

Foreign nationals traveling from select countries to the U.S. may be prohibited from entering and may be required to complete specific documentation. U.S. citizens returning from international locations should visit The State Department for any country-specific requirements upon return. All passengers may be subject to health screening and temperature checks upon entry. Some U.S. states require additional measures. Please review your destination state below for more information and visit the CDC State and Territorial Healthresources to check restrictions published by each state before traveling.

 

Vitality Urgent and Primary Care is a Nurse Practitioner-owned company that has a financial interest in ancillary services such as clinical lab services and diagnostic testing, provided by our partner affiliates.

China Pre-Travel RT-PCR Nucleic Acid COVID Testing

COVID-19 Nucleic Acid RT-PCR Test

驻芝加哥总领馆领区来华人员行前检测具体安排(2022年7月1日更新)

We are closely following the Chinese Government’s requirements and use the latest information from the Chinese government.

There is a new travel policy starting on December 26, 2022 for flights to China.

  • All passengers must have ONE (1) nucleic acid test within 48 hours before boarding ,
  • Travelers are no longer required to obtain health code from the Chinese Embassy or Consulates General in the US before departure  to China.

 

  • The test report should include specific information  such as personal name, date of birth, time of collection , time of report issuance, and contact information of the testing agency.

Vitality offers simplified testing RT-PCR protocol for Traveling to China.

  1. Schedule appointment with Vitality on our website.
  2. If the first test negative, Receive your COVID results report in with all the necessary information  such as (name, passport number, date of birth, date/time of collection, date of report and the contact information of the testing agency via E-Mail or in person.
  3. Fly Safely and stress-free!

Which COVID-19 Tests are Allowed for Travel to China?

RT-PCR (NAAT)

We selected this particular technology for China Pre-Travel testing due to its high accuracy and its recommendation by Consulate General of The People’s Republic of China in Chicago


Why Choose Vitality Urgent Care for Travel Between USA and China Testing?

  • Vitality understands and meets all the requirements for China travelers
  • Trusted partner of multiple Chinese communities
  • Medical Testing institutions with CLIA qualifications
  • We specialize in countries with complex documentation requirements
  • FDA Authorized Testing Technologies
  • Guaranteed Timely Results
  • Mobile testing available – we can come to your home or office/site
  • Available for both individuals and groups

 


Vitality Locations and Partners

Pre-Travel Covid testing is by appointment only.

We offer convenient collection options with our CLIA Certified laboratory partners, allowing us to deliver expediated results within hours of your appointment.

We offer a few convenient locations by appointment only

The travel experience looks a little different now, and we’re here to help you arrive prepared!


Keep travel safe and COVID-free!


Pre-Travel COVID exam

 

Vitality Urgent and Primary Care is a Nurse Practitioner-owned company that has a financial interest in ancillary services such as clinical lab services and diagnostic testing, provided by our partner affiliates.

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Pre-Travel RT- PCR COVID Testing for Travel Between US & Japan

COVID-19日本への旅行のためのテスト

Vitality has successfully tested thousands traveling to Japan since August 2020. We are a trusted partner of Japanese communities and provide the clearance testing needed for travel between the US & Japan.

We are closely following the Japanese Government’s requirements and use the latest required test certificate from the Japanese government.

私たちのテストはすべての航空会社によって認められています
日本政府からの最新の必要なフォームを使用します。
2020年8月以来、日本への何千人もの旅行者のテストに成功しています。

 

Steps:

  1. Schedule an appointment with Vitality.
  2. Get tested with either our NEAR or RT-PCR technology.
  3. Receive your COVID report via E-Mail.
  4. Vitality completes the Japan Certificate of Testing for COVID-19 and sends it via E-Mail.
  5. Fly Safely and stress-free!

Which COVID-19 Tests are Allowed for Travel to Japan?

  1. Rapid nicking enzyme amplification reaction (NEAR) Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) technology  – ID Now by Abbott. Results < 1 hour.
  2. RAPID Automated RT-PCR (NAAT). Results < 2 hours.
  3. RT-PCR (NAAT). Results < 8 hours.

On March, 09, 2022, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan authorized non invasive collection method “Nasal Swab”.
* Nasal, Nasopharyngeal swabs and Saliva are the only collection methods accepted by Japan.

We selected this particular technology for Japan Pre-Travel testing due to its high accuracy and its acceptance by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA).


Why Choose Vitality Urgent Care?

  • FDA Authorized Testing  Technologies
  • Guaranteed Timely Results
  • Trusted partner of multiple Japanese communities
  • Multiple Locations in Skokie, Vernon Hills, Naperville, and Arlington Heights/Rolling Meadows
  • We specialize in countries with complex documentation requirements like Japan
  • Custom documentation and Fit-To-Fly documentation are provided at no additional cost  “Japan Certificate “
  • Mobile testing available – we can come to your home or office/site
  • Available for both individuals and groups

Price Menu

  • $200 RT-PCR COVID-19 – < 48 hours
  • $250 RT-PCR COVID-19 – < 24 hours
  • $300 RT-PCR COVID-19 – < 8 hours
  • $320 – (NEAR) (NAAT)  Covid 19 < 20 min  (Japan only)
  • $350 RT-PCR COVID-19 – < 2 hours 

Please note that COVID tests done solely for travel reasons are not submitted to your insurance and you must pay out-of-pocket for your coronavirus test.


Vitality Locations and Partners

Pre-Travel Covid testing is by appointment only.

We offer convenient collection options with our CLIA Certified laboratory partners, allowing us to deliver expediated results within hours of your appointment.

We offer a few convenient locations by appointment only

The travel experience looks a little different now, and we’re here to help you arrive prepared!


Keep travel safe and COVID-free!


Pre-Travel COVID exam

 

Vitality Urgent and Primary Care is a Nurse Practitioner-owned company that has a financial interest in ancillary services such as clinical lab services and diagnostic testing, provided by our partner affiliates.

Pre-Procedural COVID Exam & Testing

Pre-Travel RT- PCR COVID Testing for Travel Between US & Japan

Clearance Testing for Travel Between US & Japan

We are a trusted partner of multiple Japanese communities and provide clearance testing for travel between US & Japan. We also fill the most recent Japanese certificate of Testing for COVID-19 upon the availability of test results at no additional cost!

Steps:

  1. Schedule an appointment with Vitality.
  2. Get tested with approved technique through NEAR or RT-PCR technology.
  3. Receive report from Vitality or Lab partner
  4. Vitality fills the Certificate of Testing for COVID-19.
  5. Fly Safe!

What Kind of Pre-Travel COVID-19 Tests does Vitality Urgent Care Accepted for the USA – Japan Travelers.

  1. Rapid nicking enzyme amplification reaction (NEAR) Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) technology  – ID Now from Abbott.
  2. RT-PCR / NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test) COVID-19 is a nasal or oral swab that has been authorized by the FDA and developed by Thermo Fisher Scientific. This test has been authorized for the detection of nucleic acid from the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Results < 8 hours.
  3. ACCULA automated RAPID SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR – NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test)  The nasal test has been authorized by the FDA developed by Mesa Biotech / Thermo Fisher. Results < 2 hours.
  4. Xpert® Xpress SARS-CoV-2  automated RAPID SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR – NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test)  The nasal test has been authorized by the FDA developed by Cepheid. Results < 2 hours.

We selected this particular technology for Japan Pre-Travel testing due to it being highly accurate and accepted by Japan.

 


Why Vitality Urgent Care?

  • FDA Authorized RT-PCR Testing 
  • Guaranteed Timely Results
  • Multiple Locations in Vernon Hills, Naperville, Arlington Heights/Rolling Meadows, and Chicago
  • Open 7 days per week with easy same-day testing on weekends
  • Securely Emailed PDF Results
  • Custom documentation and Fit-To-Fly documentation provided ( Japan Certificate, Hong Kong laboratory CLIA Certified, Thai “Fit to Fly”, Austria Certificate, Custom documentation to Spain with passport info)
  • Mobile testing available – we can come to your home or office/site
  • Available for individuals and groups
  • Price transparency

Price Menu

Please note that COVID tests that are done solely for travel reasons are not submitted to insurance. That means you’ll need to pay out-of-pocket for your travel-related coronavirus test.


Vitality Locations and Partners

Pre-Travel Covid testing is by appointment only.

We offer convenient collection options with our CLIA Certified laboratory partners, allowing us to deliver expediated results within hours of your appointment.

We offer a few convenient locations by appointment only

Vernon Hills
Naperville 

Skokie
Rolling Meadows / Arlington Heights 

 

Schedule Appointment

The travel experience looks a little different now, and we’re here to help you arrive prepared!


Keep travel safe and COVID-free!


Pre-Travel COVID exam

 

Vitality Urgent and Primary Care is a Nurse Practitioner-owned company that has a financial interest in ancillary services such as clinical lab services and diagnostic testing, provided by our partner affiliates.

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Film Industry & Production COVID-19 Testing

Vitality Urgent Care is a leader in testing services to film & production industry nationwide!

We understand the sensitive aspect of production testing and easily adapt to individualize production needs. Vitality is equipped to provide flexible, reliable and fast-paced COVID-19 testing solutions which is an integral part of today’s production industry. We also closely follow the SAG/AFTRA guidelines for production and Entertainment Industry related services and easily scalable for unique production needs.

Production and On-Site COVID-19 Testing – Vitality Advantage

Cinespace Chicago Preferred Vendor

  • Vitality is a preferred national partner for COVID-19 Testing for multiple productions companies
  • Vitality utilizes robust technologies that allows for high-volume noninvasive testing.
  • National laboratory and partner network.
  • Screening and testing is conducted by trained individuals familiar with CDC and OSHA protocols.
  • Vitality offers discrete VIP testing in various settings (home/hotel).
  • Rapid in-house testing for both PCR and Molecular Testing.
  • RT-PCR testing with results under 8 hours.

COVID-19 VIP Concierge

We offer on demand same day concierge Rapid and RT-PCR stress free collections.

  • On demand at home, hotel or work VIP Covid Testing.
  • Convenient, discrete and safe COVID testing option for actors and executives.
  • Consistent, reliable and timely results every time.

Which COVID-19 tests does Vitality Urgent Care Offer and Why?

  1. RT-PCR COVID-19 (can be performed with either a nasal or oral swab) that has been authorized by the FDA and developed by Thermo Fisher Scientific. This test has been authorized for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid from the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Results < 8 hours.
  2. RT-PCR COVID-19 test has been authorized by the FDA. Xpert® Xpress SARS-CoV-2 is a rapid real-time RT-PCR test developed by Cepheid. Results < 2 hours.
  3. RT-PCR COVID-19 test has been authorized by the FDA. Accula is a rapid real-time RT-PCR test developed by Mesa Biotech/Thermo Fisher Scientific. Results < 1 hours.
  4. ID NOW – NEAR/ NAAT – authorized by the FDA developed by Abbott. Results < 20 min.

Laboratory Partners Advantage

  • National vetted high complexity CLIA Certified laboratory partners.
  • Extended operation hours of 7 AM – 12 AM with a dedicated team delivering same-day results.
  • Open on weekends and holidays to accommodate productions’ needs.
  • Guaranteed turnaround time of < 8 hours post collection.
  • Excellent professional collaborative relations with laboratory personal.
  • Individualized results delivery to each patient and the productions’ health &  safety department via a results portal with real-time reporting.

Richard A (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent Care Dr Levin and the entire vitality staff have been amazing. I found them before Covid hit, and with 3 small kids at home it is such a blessing to have a doctor come to you for sore throats, pink eye, cuts, bruises, and all other things that kids get into monthly. For my wife and I, their available hours are well into the night, so after work appointments are super Convenient. Not waiting in sick rooms is great. And now, throughout covid, at home covid tests certainly beat waiting in hours-long lines like our friends and family. I can’t recommend highly enough, we should have done this years ago! Thanks Dr Levin and team!

Rachel Sepelyak, Schaumburg (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent CareI was in Rolling Meadows for a week of training – without knowing anyone or having my own transportation. I woke up at 9pm with a high fever and didn’t know what to do. I knew I couldn’t change flying home the next day feeling so sick. I immediately began to research urgent cares in the area & found Dr. Levin. WHAT A BLESSING! At first I was nervous having someone come to my hotel room – but after setting up my appointment and talking with Izabella I felt immediately at ease and safe. Dr. Levin came and treated my illness at my hotel. He was extremely professional, friendly, and compassionate. I appreciated how he talked me through everything he was doing and what his thoughts were. I was amazed he was able to to a rapid strep test right in front of me. Dr Levin and Izabella were my saving grace while I was traveling. thank you so much for your help and the kindness you showed me!!!!!

Nicole Mueller, Schaumburg (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent CareWe use Vitality often as urgent care for our sons and also primary care for me. Words can not express how blessed we are to have them. This week my son fell ill and I scheduled Rod to come out and see him. My son is alive today because Rod is amazing at what he does. What we thought was probably an infection, Rod knew was something more severe. My son was sent to the ER and diagnosed with a deficiency that can cause acute severe anemia. I highly recommend this company. I know for a fact that the care received here is unlike anywhere else.

Kevin Lott, Rolling-Meadows (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent CareWonderful and caring doctor. Even took the time to get me to Walgreens to meet my fiance and get my prescription. You can not get better than that. Love you man and even though I’m leaving town tomorrow I’ll always remember that act of kindness you extended to me. Keep being awesome and I wish you the best with your business! It’s looking bright!

Frank Huang, Arlington-Heights (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent CareIncredibly responsive. Rod was excellent with his care of my son. The price, convenience and quality of care is what sets this company apart from others. Highly recommend.

Alexander K, Palatine (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent Care I am beyond please with my experience with Vitality Urgent Care. The scheduling process was very smooth with multiple convenient times available. It was nice to be seen at the comfort of my own home when i felt so awful. I was happy to skip the waiting room. Rod the nurse practitioner did not rush and took time to explain my condition. He was thoughtful and sent the medication to 24 hours of pharmacy. I did end up paying the same copay as I would pay for primary care. Will definitely use the medical house calls service again.

Lemberg Logistics Inc, Long-Grove (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent CareThe medical house calls service is amazing. We used the service at least three times due to convenience. It is easier than conventional urgent care and less expensive than most regular doctors visits. The visit usually lasts about 30 minutes and the doctor is very calm and attentive. We will definitely use the service again.

Amy Horoshin, Buffalo-Grove (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent CareI cannot say enough good things about the company. I was pretty sick and decided to go to an urgent care. Vitality urgent care came in my search and I decided to bring the doctor home instead of going to an urgent care for the same price. I hate going somewhere in traffics, looking for parking and sitting in crowded rooms being exposed to other germs. The gentlemen that answer the phone asked me few questions about my symptoms. He gave me a two-hour window during which they arrived. The Doc was friendly, super personal and interacted well with my entire family during the visit. They conducted both Strep and Flu test in my living room. Frankly, could not ask for better service.

Nick Gorbikoff, Wheeling (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent CareMy wife got sick this winter with the flu. Right over winter break on New Year. Rod was very helpful – he replied to my text messages and calls ( since were on a vacation trip in Wisconsin). And so us right away the next day when we drove back.
Very responsive and very knowledgeable. Thank you!

Eugene Vugmayster, Arlington-Heights (Google)

Google Reviews for Urgent Care Fast and friendly medical house call. Needed after-hours medical attention. Promptly diagnosed and treated. Will definitely use service in the future!

Kerry G., Chicago (Yelp)

Yelp Reviews for Urgent CareRod saved us a trip to the ER at 10 PM. In addition, he was knowledgeable, kind and prompt. I am so grateful for his service and will definitely use again if needed!

Jeff S., Arlington-Heights (Yelp)

Yelp Reviews for Urgent CareFantastic service. Rod showed up within 30 minutes on a Sunday to evaluate my sick child who had strep like symptoms. He did a thorough health evaluation and fired a prescription off to Walgreen’s.

He did a great job of explaining the illness, what to expect, and how to administer the medicine. It was also great to be able to enter all of the insurance information online ahead of the visit so that time wasn’t wasted dealing with the paperwork.

Anya S., Wheeling (Yelp)

Yelp Reviews for Urgent Care Rod is God sent. My husband and I have sent our precious daughter to visit her great grandmother in wheeling everything was great until she got a respiratory infection. As a mother I panicked being in Miami I had no way to help my child. I searched frantically for a pediatrician or even urgent care that is open ON Sunday at 7 pm. I was so happy and relieved to have found Rod!!!

Not only did he come to the rescue he accommodated my daughter took his time with vitals and made sure to take precautions with her health. He even mentioned we can call back if anything changes. I am at peace now and know my baby girl is okay.

I want to say thank you for your amazing services, compassion, and honesty. God Bless you and your family.

Telemedicine

What is telemedicine?

Telemedicine is a video or phone consult with a Vitality Provider. It is an alternative to in person visit and can address most routine acute non-life-threatening illnesses.

  • Avoid unnecessary urgent care and ER visits
  • Get provider-ordered prescriptions sent to your pharmacy electronically
  • Order lab tests and review results on a patient portal
  • Receive referrals to local specialists
telemedicine Vitality Urgen Care

What can be treated during virtual visit?

Vitality Providers can take care of a vast majority of routine health care needs by virtual visit. From treating sick kids to helping manage chronic conditions to refilling medication.

  • Colds, cough, congestion, & sinus infections
  • Fever, influenza, pneumonia, & bronchitis
  • Headaches & migraines
  • Bites, rashes, & skin conditions
  • Sprains & strains
  • Back pain
  • Allergic reactions
  • Vomiting & diarrhea
  • Woman health, Birth Control Counseling
COVID-19 Test

I have COVID-19 symptoms, can Vitality help?

If you are experiencing severe symptoms such as high fever or shortness of breath, call 911 immediately. If you currently have COVID-19 symptoms (such as fever or chills, body aches, shortness of breath, cough, or sore throat) or have been exposed to COVID-19, your Vitality Provider will facilitate the necessary testing and care based on your specific risk factors and severity of illness. As always, the most important ways to avoid exposure are rigorous social distancing and washing your hands thoroughly and frequently. We have more information available on our coronavirus resource page.

I don’t have COVID-19 symptoms, can I book a house call?

After the telemedicine consults Vitality appointment, if your issues aren’t resolved and you are not symptomatic or exposed to COVID-19, your Vitality Provider will schedule and deliver the house call face to face visit.

 

Telemedicine

Virtual Medical Visit – Telehealth

During this national crisis, Vitality is here to provide care for you and your family, in the safest and fastest way possible. To ensure we minimize COVID-19 exposure risks to your family, beginning March 25th, all Vitality appointments will be first screened via telemedicine. We are more than happy to carry out the house visits after the call, once we establish the safety of both, the patient and the provider.

Our medical providers will review your symptoms over the phone to understand what’s wrong and get the right care sent to you.

2. We will review your symptoms

Our medical providers will review your symptoms over the phone to understand what’s wrong and get the right care sent to you.

3. Get Quality Care

Our medical providers have significant experience evaluating acute injuries and illnesses. In fact, they are the same providers that you may see in your nearby urgent care or emergency room.

How It Works – Vitality Urgent & Primary Care House Calls

Our medical team is equipped with all the tools necessary to provide advanced medical care in your home. We treat a wide range of injuries and illnesses, from common to complex.

Vitaliy V. (Yelp)

Yelp Reviews for Urgent Care I was promptly seen and treated very quickly and professionally. I will definitely recommend mobile urgent care services for anyone who needs urgent care services. Thank you!

Kate K., Buffalo-Grove (Yelp)

Yelp Reviews for Urgent CareVery happy with the service provided. The doctor was very knowledgeable and able to see me the same day right at my house, which was very convenient. No out of pocket cost since my insurance fully covered the visit at the same rate as I would have seen my primary doc. 5-star service all around! Will come back and definitely recommend to others.

Ear Infection

Ear Pain, Decreased Hearing or Poping – It May Be an Ear Infection

There are two main types of ear infections – Outer ear infections (swimmer’s ear) and Inner ear ( otitis media) . Ear infections can cause redness, soreness, and inflammation of the middle or external ear canal.  Ear infection may be caused by allergies or, most commonly, by infection. Often it occurs as a complication of the common cold or allergies.

People may be at higher risk for ear infections if they:

  • Are around people who smoke.
  • Have had previous ear infections.
  • Have a family history of ear infections.
  • Attend day care (because they are exposed to more germs and viruses).
  • Have frequent colds or other infections.
  • Are bottle-fed rather than breast-fed (only a factor in first few months).
  • Take a bottle to bed.
  • Use a pacifier.
  • Have nasal speech (caused by large adenoids that block the eustachian tube).
  • Have allergies with nasal congestion

Treatments for ear infections may include:

  • Medicines to help with pain.
  • Medicines to kill germs (antibiotics ), if the otitis media may be caused by bacteria.

Prevention of ear infections:

  • Vaccinate your child with a pneumococcal conjugate vaccine to protect against several types of pneumococcal bacteria. This type of bacteria is the most common cause of ear infections.
  • Practice routine hand washing and avoid sharing food and drinks, especially if your child is exposed to large groups of kids in daycare or school settings.
  • Avoid second-hand smoke.
  • Breastfeed your baby exclusively for the first 6 months and continue breastfeeding for at least 1 year. Place your baby at an angle while feeding.
  • Common allergy and cold medicines do not protect against ear infections.

Vitality Urgent and Primary Care has the capabilities to test, diagnose, and treat an ear-related conditions in Northwest Suburbs (Illinois) and Great Chicago Metropolitan area. We provide the essential urgent care needed for adults or children in the comfort and convenience of your own home.

 

CONTACT OUR MOBILE URGENT CARE CLINIC TODAY!  SIMPLY SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT FOR A TIME AND PLACE THAT WORKS BEST FOR YOU.

MR, Wheeling (Google)

First time tried urgent care at home services. Frankly speaking, I was a bit hesitant but the medical provider was polite, knowledgeable and attentive. I was able to get all of the treatment in my place of residence without spending hours in waiting rooms. The pricing was comparable as for any visit to my primary care doctor. I would definitely recommend this service! Thank you.

PHYSICALS & WELLNESS VISITS

Annual Welness Physicals – Made Easy!

Most insurance companies will cover one yearly wellness physical, including labs (General blood counts, liver and kidney function, electrolytes levels, diabetes, thyroid, anemia.) at no cost to you. We do all this without you ever leaving your home.

  • Complete Comprehensive Medical Exams with Blood Work.
  • Sports Physicals, School Physicals, Employment Physicals
  • DOT Physicals – Truck Driver Physical
  • Travel Clinic Medicine and Consultation Regarding Travel Immunizations
  • Sexually Transmitted infections testing and treatment –
  • Injections (including Antibiotics, Pain Medicines, Anti-Nausea, Anti-Inflammatory, B12
  • Laboratory Services (blood-work) – Check liver and kidney function, Diabetes, Thyroid, Anemia, and General Blood Count. Vitamins D and B12 can be checked upon request

Treatment and Procedures

  • IV placement, IV fluids, Breathing Treatment, Sutures, Staples, Splint, Lancing of an Abscess, Pack or Cauterize Nose Bleeds.
  • Injections (including Antibiotics, Pain Medicines, Anti-Nausea, Anti-Inflammatory, B12
  • IV Hydration, Ear Wax Removal, Rapid Strep Testing, Art Freezing, Urine Testing, Suturing/Stapling/ Surgical Glue,  Abscess Drainage, Toenail Removal etc

Medication and Supplies

Tylenol, Anti-inflammatories, IV Antibiotics, IV fluids, Arednisone, , Antiemetics, Anti-diarrhea & Anti-nausea Medication, Laxatives, Stool Softeners, Heartburn Prevention, Glucose Gel, Anesthetics, Migraine Cocktail, Antihistamines and more.

 

(Schedule your house call on WEEKDAYS or WEEKENDS, 7 am – 12 am)

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