Receive a Flu Test at Our Urgent Care Center in Franklin, MA

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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
  • Headache
  • Chills
  • Muscle aches
  • Fatigue
  • 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.

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"The overall care I received was excellent! I also appreciate your affiliation with Yale New Haven Hospital."

Derby, CT

"Throughout the visit I felt like the staff really cared. The Doctor took his time talking with me about my symptoms, and I felt like he listened to all my concerns and took that into consideration when recommending the right treatment. Thank you!"

Hamden, CT

"I had to take my son in for an ear infection following a sudden change in temperament at daycare. He was inconsolable the entire car ride but when we got there and by the time we left this care facility he was back to his normal happy go lucky little two year old boy. I highly recommend PhysicianOne Urgent Care."

Westwood, MA

"I wanted to take a moment to thank you for the attention you gave me last week. My son was started on antibiotics and ear drops. Within 24 hours he began to feel better. The poor kid had been going to school in tears because he was afraid of missing any more days, but feeling (and looking) just awful! He's not been able to even think about lacrosse practice, but thanks to starting him on antibiotics, he was thrilled to return to practice today."

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