The Capital Medical Clinic Blog

Acute Care

Capital Medical Clinic offers acute care services for patients needing to be seen on an urgent basis. These services are generally provided by Physician Assistants (PAs). PAs practice medicine with physician supervision and are considered midlevel providers. They are...

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Flu Season is Approaching!

Flu season is approaching! Generally, influenza is seen October through March but Austin started seeing cases mid-September last year. Therefore, it is imperative that early vaccination be a health priority. There is some controversy regarding early versus late...

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Why am I sick?

As summer ends and fall approaches we bring our lives into the indoor setting… families return from vacation, teenagers head back to school, and children begin their daycare. This is the prime reason for “sick season.” It is much easier to share sickness when we are...

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Flu Vaccination

Flu season is here! Capital Medical Clinic has already had patients test positive for influenza so consider getting your vaccine as soon as you can. Patient education is crucial in maintaining a healthy population so I would like to address several myths surrounding...

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