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American Family Care Approved to Treat Veterans as Network Provider

Press Release -VETS CAN RECEIVE CONVENIENT URGENT CARE WITHOUT PRE-AUTHORIZATION- (West Hartford, Conn) -August 7, 2019 –American Family Care (AFC) is proud to announce they are now an approved contracted network provider with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Veterans can receive urgent care treatment at AFC locations in West Hartford, New Britain, …

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Press Release: AFC Opening New Urgent Care in Torrington

American Family Care Opening New Urgent Care in Torrington Health Care Provider Continuing to Grow, Create Jobs Across Connecticut  TORRINGTON, Conn. – American Family Care (AFC) is pleased to announce it will soon open a new urgent care facility that will provide high-quality health care to the residents of Torrington and Litchfield County as well …

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Do I Have an STI or an STD?

It is pretty much general knowledge that STD stands for Sexually Transmitted Disease, but what of this new term STI that we are seeing  so frequently? There’s a lot of confusion between these two terms, so Urgent Care Danbury is here to set the record straight once and for all. In honor of National STD and …

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AFC Named Fastest Growing Health Company in U.S., Per Inc 5000

For the second year in a row (and third time in 4 years), American Family Care (AFC) has earned a place on the Inc. 5000 list, which ranks the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. The company was #1,298 on the list year, but rose to 1,010 this year. AFC also ranked as the fastest …

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Second Danbury Location Announced for Urgent Care

Urgent Care announced Tuesday that it will open its second Danbury facility on the west side of town this winter.  With the addition of a second location, residents of Danbury, Ridgefield, New Fairfield, Redding, Brookfield and Brewster, New York will have an additional choice for state-of-the art walk-in urgent care. Located at 100 Mill Plain …

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Fox CT Interviews Dr. Tom Brown

Fox CT spoke to Dr. Brown on  Staying Healthy While Traveling They asked: What should people be aware of before taking a trip? offers travel immunizations for many types of diseases for international travel It is increasingly important to medically prepare for travel abroad. There are more serious health risks present around the world now-a-days, …

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Spring Sports Injuries

Spring sports have begun! We want to give you some tips to avoiding injury this season. 1) Receive a sports physical: While these are often required, even if they are not, it is a good idea to receive a physical to screen for any possible issues or potential injury risks. 2) Warm Up: Do not …

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Danbury is a Nationally Registered Medical Examiner

As of May 21st, doctors who perform DOT physicals must be registered with the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners. Exams for commercial motor vehicle drivers must be performed by a registered physician. This program was set up by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Urgent Care in Danbury has a registered physician on staff. …

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Urgent Care Proves to Be a Healthy Investment

Urgent Care is on the rise. Experts say the major factors behind the surge in urgent center growth can be attributed to the declining number of primary care doctors coupled with the rise of the  newly insured under the Affordable Care Act, of which Danbury participates, accepting all of the Connecticut Health Exchange plans  and …

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