Fever Treatment Services for the Ocean City, NJ, Community
AtlantiCare Urgent Care offers fever treatment services for residents and visitors in Ocean City, New Jersey, and surrounding cities. In many cases, a fever is a symptom of a viral infection and will go away on its own without the need for medical intervention. But, in more serious cases, a fever may require a visit to a walk-in clinic to receive care from board-certified providers.
Here are some of the symptoms that may necessitate a visit to AtlantiCare in the Ocean City, NJ, area, for fever treatment:
- A temperature of 103 F or higher
- A fever that lasts more than seven days
- Fever symptoms that get progressively worse
You may also want to visit AtlantiCare if your fever is accompanied by:
- Severe headache or sore throat
- A rash
- Frequent vomiting
- Abdominal pain
- Pain when urinating
- Leg swelling
- A stiff neck
- Blood in your stool
When you come to our clinic to receive care, you’ll be seen promptly by a board-certified provider who will take the time to learn about the severity of your illness and provide the appropriate fever treatment, whether that be IV fluids and/or medication. Plus, since our clinics have onsite prescription dispensers in which we have certain medications available to pick up at our facility, you’ll be able to expedite your healing process.
To receive prompt fever treatment, visit AtlantiCare Urgent Care. Contact us today at (609) 407-CARE and we’ll help you find the clinic located nearest to you in Ocean City, NJ.