AFC Urgent Care West Long Branch puts the health and safety of our patients first. In order to limit the potential spread of COVID-19, we have both in office and telemedicine visits.

If you want to be tested for COVID, have been exposed to COVID-19 or have any COVID-19 symptoms, please schedule a telemedicine appointment with one of our providers before coming to our center. If you have been injured or are not feeling well AND have no COVID-19 symptoms and have not been exposed to COVID, you can visit our walk-in urgent care center 7 days a week. 

Month: February 2019

The Key Differences Between Retail Clinics and Urgent Care Centers

If you have ever been in a major retailer, pharmacy chain, or a similar store then you likely have seen a “retail clinic.” For the most part, retail clinics aim to provide convenient and affordable healthcare services to shoppers while they’re already shopping or running an errand. A retail clinic may be good for an …

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Vaping Healthcare Risks for Teens and Youth:

As you may have heard, “vaping” or the consumption of e-cigarettes is growing immensely in popularity among teenagers and young adults. Nearly 11 percent of high school seniors, 8 percent of 10th graders, and 3.5 percent of eighth-graders have tried e-cigarettes or frequently use e-cigarettes, according to data gathered by Yale School of Medicine. These …

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