Urgent Care Services and Diagnostic Testing Performed at UHealth Jackson in Miami-Dade County
Jackson Health System and UHealth – the University of Miami Health System – names that are trusted throughout Miami-Dade County – now offer urgent care services. In response to a growing need in the community, we’ve established a network of centrally located urgent care centers. The board-certified, UHealth – the University of Miami Health System physicians at the UHealth Jackson Urgent Care centers treat a variety of common, non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. We also offer lab and diagnostic tests, flu vaccines, sports physicals, and more. We’re pleased to provide convenient and affordable care for people in Miami-Dade County who need prompt medical attention – without the wait for a primary care doctor or the expense of an ER.
Lab and diagnostic tests are important tools that can help a physician determine the underlying cause of a patient’s symptoms, monitor the effects of prescribed medications, or ensure that a patient is healthy enough to undergo a medical procedure. As part of our commitment to providing comprehensive urgent care services and making them easily accessible to people who live, work, and play in Miami-Dade County, each UHealth Jackson Urgent Care center is equipped with digital X-ray and state-of-the-art lab testing capabilities.
The comprehensive urgent care services available at UHealth Jackson Urgent Care centers include the following lab tests, which are performed and analyzed onsite:
- Blood glucose
- Comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP)
- Prothrombin time (PT/INR)
- Urinalysis (UA)
- Urine culture (urine C&S)
- Pregnancy (urine)
- Strep A throat culture
- Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
- Influenza A and B
Most importantly, the result of every diagnostic test performed at one of our urgent care centers is read by a specialized UHealth radiologist or pathologist, as appropriate – in addition to an onsite physician.
For simple diagnostic tests and other urgent care services, there is no need to deal with the expense and hassle of an ER visit, or even wait for an appointment with your primary care doctor. Visit the nearest UHealth Jackson Urgent Care center in Miami-Dade County, and we’ll provide fast and accurate results to help diagnose and treat your condition at your convenience.