Receive a Flu Test at Our Urgent Care Center in Franklin, MA
It’s never a good idea to play the guessing game when it comes to your health. If you’re experiencing possible influenza (flu) symptoms but aren’t sure if it’s the flu, COVID-19, or something else entirely, you can visit PhysicianOne Urgent Care to receive a flu test and find the answers and treatment you need. Our urgent care center in Franklin, Massachusetts, is equipped with a clinical lab that allows us to efficiently perform many types of diagnostic services onsite, including influenza tests.
When Do You Need a Flu Test?
It’s wise to receive a flu test if you experience possible symptoms of the flu, which can include:
- A moderate or high fever that occurs suddenly
- Sore throat
- Dry cough
- Muscle aches
- Runny nose
- Loss of appetite
How Long Does a Flu Test Take?
PhysicianOne Urgent Care offers rapid flu tests that take between 10 and 20 minutes to produce results. Testing involves gently swabbing a nostril or the back of the throat to collect a specimen sample, which is promptly evaluated in our onsite lab. Non-rapid forms of flu testing may take between two and four hours to evaluate.
Find Answers Today
Stop guessing and take the first step toward relief by visiting PhysicianOne Urgent Care for a flu test today. Our urgent care center in Franklin also offers walk-in flu treatment, in addition to COVID-19 testing and other diagnostic tests. We accept most health insurance plans and offer reduced self-pay rates—give our friendly professionals a call at 1-860-650-3848 if you have any questions.