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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What Test Do You Use?

Vitality employs RT-PCR (Reverse Transcript PCR) analyzers for our Pre-Travel testing. We chose this technology for its accuracy and reliability. RT-PCR tests are accepted as the ‘gold standard’ of Pre-Travel COVID testing.


Can I schedule a Same Day Pre-Travel RT-PCR appointment?

Yes, we provide fast and convenient COVID testing and can schedule same-day appointments through our ‘book appointment’ button. We have daily availability online and can be reached at 224-601-5001 for assistance with booking an appointment that works best for you.


When will I receive my results?

Vitality guarantees results to be delivered within the time frame of the service booked (24 hours, 8 hours, or 2 hours). Feel free to call 224-601-5001 if you have not received results within the listed time frame.


Is an Appointment Required?

We ask that an appointment be made in advance to reduce wait times and ensure accurate availability. You may schedule a same-day appointment through our website or over the phone by calling 224-601-5001. We are able to accommodate most last-minute requests as well.


How Do I Get My Results?

We provide your results as a PDF file sent securely through an electronic portal upon the completion of our analysis


What is the Cost of the Test?

We do not accept insurance for Pre-Travel testing. We accept major debit and credit cards, as well as HSA and FSA cards. Below is our pricing list:

  • 48 Hour Turnaround: $200
  • 24 Hour Turnaround: $250
  • 8 Hour Turnaround: $300
  • 2 Hour Turnaround: $350 (available Only in our Arlington Heights/Rolling Meadows location)

Is Your COVID Clinic CLIA Certified?

Both our clinic and all our partner lab facilities are CLIA certified and use EUA tests following the FDA’s guidance. A CLIA certification is vital for a testing facility and is required for traveling to countries outside the US.


How is the Test Performed?

We utilize minimally invasive nasal collection testing technology. Other collection methods may be available and can be discussed with clinical personal prior to collection.


Do you Test Children?

Vitality Urgent Care and its affiliates accommodate patients of all ages.


Why Choose Us?

We are committed to improving how people experience healthcare!

From blisters to bacterial infections, sore throats to sinusitis, UTI to GERD, and pink eyes to throbbing ears and bleeding laceration. When you think about it, the human body is like a machine that sometimes needs to be examined by proferssionals

That’s why there’s Vitality Urgent and Primary Care is an exceptional option for those everyday issues that happen to everyone, we offer a unique kind of healthcare company by providing the following:

Convenient locations for patients in the comfort of their home, work, hotel or anywhere.
Extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.
We made it easy to schedule an appointment and let you save a spot in line simply by going online.
We accept most major insurance plans and also offer easy self-pay options.
And we fill the prescriptions and complete needed lab work during the visit!

It’s a range of services that not many healthcare providers can match.


Who can benefit from Urgent or Primary Care House Call ?

  • Patients who don’t want to wait hours in an emergency room or urgent care facility.
  • Caregivers who do not want to spend time driving your sick children around. Let us help you prevent waiting long hours in illness infested waiting rooms.
  • Those who would prefer not to be exposed to other patient’s germs or illnesses at a traditional doctor’s / urgent care or doctors office.
  • Patients that would like to avoid taking time off work and prefer to be treated in the comfort of your own home after a busy day.
  • Individuals who are unable to make an appointment with their primary care provider within a suitable time-frame.
  • Those who want to pay less than the rates charged at the most emergency room and urgent care centers.
  • Individuals who are too busy at home or work environment to take time away for a medical office visit.  We bring you Visiting Doctor or Nurse Nurse Practitioner at Home, hotel or anywhere.
  • Those who are too ill to visit your primary care provider office, who would prefer an immediate visit by a Visiting Doctor or Nurse Nurse Practitioner.
  • Travelers who are away from home for business or recreation and require medical treatment from a house call physician.

Do you treat Children?

We do. Vitality Providers are Board Certified in Family Care and treat children 6 months and up. Please contact us for younger children and we may be able to help.


What is the Cost of a Medical House Call Visit?

Always know your price up front, never get a bill from Vitality Urgent & Primary Care.

Visit cost is the same as seeing your primary care provider in an office with normal primary care copay. We do not charge an additional fee for coming to you!.  We currently accept Medicare, BCBS PPO, United Health Care PPO,  ATHENA PPO, credit, debit, health savings account (HSA), health reimbursement account (HRA) and flexible spending account (FSA) payments.

No Health Insurance or High Deductible – We provide – $99 / Urgent Care Home Visit comprehensive fee: It includes a house call urgent care visit with one main complaint that requires minor treatment, includes any necessary in-home testing (strep, mono, flu, urine or sugar).


What can I expect during Urgent Care Visit ?

  • Our experienced Family Nurse Practitioner will sit with you in your home to better understand the healthcare concern, complete a physical exam and diagnoses. If needed, we will send a prescription to your local pharmacy. We will answer all of your questions in the comfort of your home. No need to feel rushed during our visit- we are here to help you feel better.

Who will treat me?

Vitality Urgent and Primary Care Providers are Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioners. Every Provider is thoughtfully background and license checked to assure the highest quality of care for our patients.


How do I schedule a House Call Visit ?

Click ‘Book Appointment’ at the top of the page.
Select your appointment time.
You will receive an email confirmation of your appointment time.
Relax and wait for our team member to arrive.
You can always call 224-601-5001 to talk with one of our providers.


Can I be seen in an office?

Our Providers are dedicated to providing house calls for the convenience and benefit of our patients. We do have an office and patient can be seen by appointment only. Our office location 1807 Hicks Rd, Suite A, Rolling Meadows, IL, 60008. (office hours by appointment only.)


Can I use Vitality Urgent and Primary Care for Emergency?

We can treat most minor Emergencies such as laceration repair, sprains, minor fractures and variety of other conditions.
IMPORTANT: If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, you should call 911 or proceed to the nearest Hospital Emergency Room.

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Vitality Urgent Care serves the Chicagoland area, including::  Arlington Heights   •   Barrington   •   Buffalo Grove   •   Chicago   •   Deerfield   •   Des Plaines   •   Elk Grove Village   •   Glenview   •   Harwood Heights   •   Highland Park   •   Hoffman Estates   •   Inverness   •   Kenilworth   •   Lake Zurich   •   Long Grove   •   Mount Prospect   •   Northbrook   •   Park Ridge   •   Rolling Meadows   •   Rosemont   •   Roselle   •   Schaumburg   •   Vernon Hills   •   Wheeling   •    and more

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