urgent care

6 Times to Use a MedStar eVisit and When Urgent Care Might Be Better

Megan E. Walling, MSPAS, PA-C September 27, 2019

Now that MedStar eVisit is available, there are more ways than ever before to see a medical provider. However, many…

Flu Season: Who Needs a Flu Shot, and How Does It Work?

Dr. Jasmeet Singh Bhogal, MD, MBA, Regional Medical Director, MedStar Health Urgent Care November 22, 2019

Cold weather is upon us—and, unfortunately, so is flu season. The flu, which is most common in the fall and…

Year in Review: Our Top 5 Health Tips of 2019

MedStar Health December 30, 2019

Along with the holiday festivities, December brings an opportunity to reflect on the past year, and it’s been a busy…

Why You Can Still Get the Flu—Even if You Got a Flu Shot

Dr. Jesus Gonzalez, MD, MedStar Medical Group Internal Medicine February 07, 2020

Getting a flu shot is the best way to protect yourself against the wrath of the flu. But many people…

How COVID-19 compares to the flu.

Glenn Wortmann, MD, Medical Director of Infection Prevention at the MedStar Institute of Quality and Safety March 26, 2020

Just as flu season comes to an end in the United States, the Novel Coronavirus Disease of 2019 (COVID-19) shows…